Rewriting the Rules of the European Economy in the context of COVID 19 – IPSOpinion with Nobel Prize Winner Joseph Stiglitz

21. December 2020 Press Info 0

During the webinar on 18 December 2020 Professor Stiglitz expressed his opinion on Rewriting the rules of the European Economy. IPSO is extending its ongoing series of high-level events on discussing the outcomes of the Covid-19 pandemic.

A former professor at Princeton, Oxford, Stanford and Yale universities, Joseph E. Stiglitz also served as vice president and chief economist of the World Bank between 1997 and 2000. He joined the Clinton administration in 1993 and was appointed chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers in 1995. He received the Nobel Prize in economics in 2001, and in 2009, he was appointed chairman of the UN Commission on Reforms of the International Monetary and Financial System. Professor Stiglitz currently teaches at Columbia University. He also acts as co-chair of the High-Level Expert Group on the Measurement of Economic Performance and Social Progress at the OECD and is chief economist at the Roosevelt Institute.

IPSOpinion is a discussion format designed to bringing together members of IPSO and employees of the ECB with high-profiled politicians, researchers and activists. Due to the pandemic it is hosted as a webinar.