Sunday, October 24, 2004

The Re-Education of Joseph Stiglitz

From 1997 to 2000, he served as senior vice president and chief economist at the World Bank-a title that did not stop him from publicly criticizing the bank's sister institution, the International Monetary Fund. In a series of speeches and articles that culminated in a scathing April 2000 essay in The New Republic, Stiglitz blasted the IMF for being every bit as secretive, undemocratic and indifferent to the poor as its critics claimed.

See Rebel With a Cause: The Re-Education of Joseph Stiglitz


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