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Interview: Joseph Stiglitz—economics and its discontents

Stiglitz has been on a journey—both personal, and political

By Tom Clark   October 2016

"Stiglitz once hailed globalisation. But now his verdict on the next stage is: 'you might not want to do it'" © PAUL HEARTFIELD

Joseph Stiglitz has written a new book about the euro. At least that is what it says on the cover. But when I put it to the softly-spoken professor, who gives every impression of choosing his words with painful care, that the book is not…

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