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Joseph Stiglitz

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I, like many members of my generation, was concerned with segregation and the repeated violation of civil rights.


— Joseph Stiglitz


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In debate, one randomly was assigned to one side or the other. This had at least one virtue - it made one see that there was more than one side to these complex issues.


— Joseph Stiglitz


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International lending banks need to focus on areas where private investment doesn't go, such as infrastructure projects, education and poverty relief.


— Joseph Stiglitz


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Macroeconomic policy can never be devoid of politics: it involves fundamental trade-offs and affects different groups differently.


— Joseph Stiglitz


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Much of my work in this period was concerned with exploring the logic of economic models, but also with attempting to reconcile the models with every day observation.


— Joseph Stiglitz


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My research in this period centered around growth, technical change, and income distribution, both how growth affected the distribution of income and how the distribution of income affected growth.


— Joseph Stiglitz


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My teachers helped guide and motivate me; but the responsibility of learning was left with me, an approach to learning which was later reinforced by my experiences at Amherst.


— Joseph Stiglitz


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The extra curricular activity in which I was most engaged - debating - helped shape my interests in public policy.


— Joseph Stiglitz


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There must have been something in the air of Gary that led one into economics: the first Nobel Prize winner, Paul Samuelson, was also from Gary, as were several other distinguished economists.


— Joseph Stiglitz


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The answer to these puzzles was proposed by Shapiro and Stiglitz in 1984: "Unemployment is driven by the information structure of employment". 1998 Redefining the Role of the State - What should it do? How should it do it? And how should these decisions be made? Paper presented at the Tenth Anniversary of MITI Research Institute Tokyo March 1998. 1996 Whither Socialism? Stiglitz J.

He is a recipient of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (2001) and the John Bates Clark Medal (1979). N. He also chairs the University of Manchester's Brooks World Poverty Institute as well as the Socialist International Commission on Global Financial Issues and is a member of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences.

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