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Making Globalization Work

General Programming

dateSeptember 18, 2006 timeMonday, 6:15pm EDT location Lerner Hall, Roone Arledge Auditorium, Columbia University
  • World Leaders Forum
  • Committee on Global Thought
  • Initiative for Policy Dialogue
  • Free and open to the public
  • First come, first seated
Cover of Making Globalization Work by Joseph E. Stiglitz

To register for this event only, please visit>. Making Globalization Work In conjunction with the World Leaders Forum, the Committee on Global Thought, and the Initiative for Policy Dialogue. A discussion with distinguished panelists on solutions for some of the world's most pressing problems, such as debt, unfair trade, the "resource curse," the need to curb harmful emissions and world poverty. Hosted by Columbia University President Lee C. Bollinger and moderated by Tina Rosenberg, editorial writer for the New York Times. Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph E. Stiglitz, University Professor at Columbia University, chair of Columbia University's Committee on Global Thought, is the author of Making Globalization Work, the sequel to Globalization and Its Discontents, which sold more than one million copies. Panelists include Nancy Birdsall, president of the Center for Global Development, and George Soros, founder and chairman of the Open Society Institute and chairman of Soros Fund Management LLC. Seating is limited, registration is required.

  • Joseph E. Stiglitz University Professor Columbia University
  • Lee C. Bollinger President Columbia University
  • Tina Rosenberg Writer
  • George Soros Philanthropist, Financial Analyst, and Author The Open Society Foundation
  • Nancy Birdsall Founding President The Center for Global Development