Joseph Stiglitz

28.08.2016

Stiglitz blasts ‘outrageous’ TPP as Obama campaigns for corporate-friendly deal

Stiglitz blasts ‘outrageous’ TPP as Obama campaigns for corporate-friendly deal

Nobel laureate says Obama’s push to get lawmakers to pass deal during lame-duck session of Congress is “absolutely wrong” by Andrea Germanos, staff writer for Common Dreams Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz has reiterated his opposition to the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP), saying on Tuesday… »

07.03.2016

Stiglitz: Anger over ‘Failed Economy’ is shaping US election

Stiglitz: Anger over ‘Failed Economy’ is shaping US election

“Americans have seen lots of injustices. I think that has really motivated the anger across the spectrum.” by Nadia Prupis, staff writer for Common Dreams Inequality is shaping the 2016 U.S. presidential election, as voters disillusioned by the financial crisis and Wall Street greed increasingly turn to populist candidates… »

08.11.2015

Joseph Stiglitz: Under TPP, polluters could sue U.S. for setting carbon emissions limits

Joseph Stiglitz: Under TPP, polluters could sue U.S. for setting carbon emissions limits

Nobel Prize-winning economist and Columbia University professor Joseph Stiglitz warns about the dangers of the TPP, the Trans-Pacific Partnership. “We know we’re going to need regulations to restrict the emissions of carbon,” Stiglitz said. “But under these provisions, corporations can sue the government, including the American government, by the… »

30.06.2015

Forcing regime change in Greece: the Troika v. Democracy

Forcing regime change in Greece: the Troika v. Democracy

We reproduce here some views from Podemos and Nobel Laureate in Economics Joseph Stiglitz In view of the situation in Greece, and following the breakdown in the negotiations by the Eurogroup, Podemos wishes to communicate the following: 1.- Last Monday, the Greek government presented a proposal to… »

26.02.2015

Joseph Stiglitz Stands Against Trade Agreements

Joseph Stiglitz Stands Against Trade Agreements

New York Feb 25 2015 – The United States is trying to impose a strong investment pact within two big, so-called “partnership” agreements that are now being negotiated, one bridging the Atlantic, the other the Pacific. But there is growing opposition. Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel Prize-winning Economist, Columbia University professor, former… »

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