- Name: Joseph Stiglitz
- Born: 02/09/1943 (77 years old)
Joseph Eugene Stiglitz (//; born February 9, 1943) is an American economist, public policy analyst, and a professor at Columbia University. He is a recipient of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences (2001) and the John Bates Clark Medal (1979). He is a former senior vice president and chief economist of the World Bank and is a former member and chairman of the (US president’s) Council of Economic Advisers. He is known for his support of Georgist public finance theory and for his critical view of the management of globalization, of laissez-faire economists (whom he calls “free-market fundamentalists”), and of international institutions such as the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
Birth Name: Joseph Eugene Stiglitz
Alias: Joseph Eugene Stiglitz
Birth Place: Gary, Indiana, U.S.
Joseph Stiglitz quotes :
I grew up in a family in which political issues were often discussed, and debated intensely.Joseph Stiglitz