New York City, USA (March 30-April 2, 2006)
March 30, 2006
New York, New York, United States
Nobel Laureate Joseph E. Stiglitz again led a four-day seminar for journalists on "Covering Globalization" organized by the Initiative for Policy Dialogue with Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism. This seminar help strengthen the economic literacy of working journalists and better equip them to produce knowledgeable and accurate work about global economic issues in a fast-changing world. Speakers included Jeffrey Sachs and Glenn Hubbard from Columbia University as well as the economist William Easterly, former New York Times trade reporter Elizabeth Becker and Fortune's International Editor, Robert Friedman.