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The True Costs of the Iraq War

General Programming

dateApril 3, 2006 timeMonday, 6:00pm EDT location The Schapiro Center, Davis Auditorium, Columbia University
  • Free and open to the public
  • First come, first seated
  • No registration necessary
Four images: person speaking into mic, pile of missiles, person speaking in front of large crowd, and soldiers around a desk

Joseph E. Stiglitz, a Nobel laureate in economics, is Professor of Economics at Columbia University and was Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers to President Clinton and Chief Economist and Senior Vice President at the World Bank.
Professor Stiglitz will present and discuss his recent attention-gathering article, "The True Costs of the Iraq War," which he co-authored with Linda Bilmes of the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.

Jane Arraf, Edward R. Murrow Press Fellow, and former Senior Baghdad Correspondent for CNN, will respond.

Professor Rashid Khalidi, Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies, and Director of the Middle East Institute at Columbia University will moderate the discussion.

  • Featured Speaker Joseph E. Stiglitz University Professor Columbia University