Shaping Globalization: Economic & Social Justice - Can We Have It All?
Nobel Prize Winner Joseph Stiglitz, Author and Nobel-Prize Winning Economist
Monday October 16 at 7:00 PM, Town Hall
In today’s rapidly developing environment of global interdependency, the consequences of globalization have touched everyone world-wide. The debate surrounding globalization has inspired a number of reforms at the macro level, but are they working? What are the implications of globalization for developing countries? What are some alternatives to the current system of intellectual property rights? What reforms can be made to international institutions, including the World Trade Organization and the International Monetary Fund, to make them more effective, transparent, and responsive?
The World Affairs Council presents Joseph Stiglitz, acclaimed author and Nobel Prize-winning economist, at an evening lecture in
Joseph Stiglitz was a member of the Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) from 1993-95 during the