Globalization and its Discontents download free [PDF and Ebook] by Joseph E. Stiglitz

Globalization and its Discontents download free [PDF and Ebook] by Joseph E. Stiglitz year 2011
  • Book name: Globalization and its Discontents
  • Author: Joseph E. Stiglitz
  • Release date: 2011/7/2
  • Publisher: WW NORTON & CO
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Business, Finance and Law
  • ISBN: 9780393324396
  • Rating: 9.73 of 10
  • Votes: 745
  • Review by: Loren Norfleet
  • Review rating: 9.48 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/10
  • Total pages: 304
  • Includes a PDF summary of 28 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: When it was first published, this national bestseller quickly became a touchstone in the globalization debate. Renowned economist and Nobel Prize winner Joseph E. Stiglitz had a ringside seat for most of the major economic events of the last decade, including stints as chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers and chief economist at the World Bank. Particularly concerned with the plight of the developing nations, he became increasingly disillusioned as he saw the International Monetary Fund and other major institutions put the interests of Wall Street and the financial community ahead of the poorer nations. Those seeking to understand why globalization has engendered the hostility of protesters in Seattle and Genoa will find the reasons here. While this book includes no simple formula on how to make globalization work, Stiglitz provides a reform agenda that will provoke debate for years to come. Rarely do we get such an insider's analysis of the major institutions of globalization as in this penetrating book. With a new foreword for this paperback edition.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 19H25M19S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Political Economy, International Economics, Politics & Government, Development Economics, Economics, Globalization
  • Available formats: PDF, TXT, EPUB, RTF, PRC, DOC, ODT, WORD. Compressed in DEB, RAR, TAR.LZO, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 18.25 USD
  • Dimensions: 140x211x23mm
  • Weight: 290g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: New York, United States
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