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Inaugural Joseph E. Stiglitz Lecture at Notre Dame

Joseph Stiglitz will deliver the inaugural Joseph E. Stiglitz Lecture at the University of Notre Dame. Stiglitz will talk about Inequality and the Good Society. He will deliver a talk titled “The Road to Freedom: Economics and the Good Society.”

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The Debt Problem Is Enormous: The System for Fixing It Is Broken

The Debt Problem Is Enormous. Experts Say the System for Fixing It Is Broken. Patricia Cohen speaks to IPD's Martín Guzmán for New York Times. Guzmán, amongst other economists, offers alternatives to financial safeguards created when the U.S. was the pre-eminent superpower and climate change wasn’t on the agenda.

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Journal of Globalization and Development Special Issue

Volume 14 Issue 2 - Special Issue: Gendered Effects of Globalization and Development. Guest edited by Bilge Erten and Jessica Leight. Co-edited by Joseph E. Stiglitz and Kevin Gallagher

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Call for Papers: JGD Special Issue on Climate Change

The biggest developmental challenge facing the world today is climate change and global warming. At COP26, more than 130 countries committed to achieve Net Zero between 2050 and 2070. As an outcome, the energy transition away from fossil fuels is inevitable. This special issue will focus on the various developmental aspects related to climate change.

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Big Tech Is Trying to Prevent Debate About Its Social Harms

Joseph E. Stiglitz writes on how the "industry’s “digital trade” strategy seeks to preemptively constrain governments" for Foreign Policy

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ICRIT Letter To UN Committee Of Experts On International Tax Cooperation

Jayati Ghosh, Joseph Stiglitz

Co-chairs of UN Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters

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Supreme Court Abortion Decision Will Cause More Maternal Deaths and Greater Economic Hardship

Stefania Albanesi

The U.S. already has the highest maternal mortality rate among wealthy nations. Overturning Roe sets the nation back even more.

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In Turbulent Times the IMF Can Safeguard Financial Stability By Fully Embracing Capital Controls

Lara Merling, Luma Ramos

Advice to countries is inconsistent and uneven, a recent report finds.

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The Breast is the World's Shortest Supply Chain. Stop Being Squeamish and Start Working on Better Breastfeeding Policies

Katheryn Russ

To avoid another formula shortage we must talk about breastmilk. The scope of the crisis is in no small part the fault of economists. We have neglected nursing parents in economic policy, and we have turned a blind eye to the political economy of breastmilk.

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When Violence Goes Up the Income Gap Widens. Something Needs to Be Done

Andrea Velásquez

Self-employed women stay home when violence in a community escalates. Self-employed men continue to work. This can have profound effects on household dynamics and women's wellbeing.

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