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How to Think about the Financial Crisis

General Programming

dateMarch 2, 2009 timeMonday, 11:00am EST location Uris Hall, Room 301, Columbia University
  • Free and open to the public
  • No registration necessary
  • First come, first seated
Headshots of Joseph Stiglitz and Prabhat Patnaik

One of India's most distinguished economists and political commentators, Prabhat Patnaik, and Nobel Prize-winning economist, Joseph Stiglitz, will discuss "How to Think About the Financial Crisis." Jomo Kwame Sundaram, UN Assistant Secretary General for Economic Affairs, will chair.

  • Joseph E. Stiglitz University Professor Columbia University
  • Prabhat Patnaik Professor Emeritus, Centre for Economic Studies and Planning Jawaharlal Nehru University
  • Jomo Kwame Sundaram Former Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Development United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs