#josephstiglitz

  1. Cash is still current

    Americans are going cashless, but there's a ton of currency still in use: "Visualizing All of the U.S. Currency in Circulation" @VisualCap (Plus- Kenneth Rogoff) “A greenback, greenback dollar bill / Just a little piece of paper, coated with chlorophyll” #austerity #cash #culture
  2. Africa: Faced With Crushing Debts, World's Poorest Nations to Slash Public Spending By Over 229 Billion Dollars

    By Thalif Deen / IPS [IPS] United Nations -- The World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) are returning to Africa, for the first time in decades, with the "same old failed message". "Cut your spending, sack public service workers, and pay your debts- despite the huge hu
  3. A Trump Win Plunges US Into Constitutional And Economic Crisis, Soros Warns, Predicting Ex-President 'Will Be In Jail By Election Day 2024'

    By Shanthi Rexaline Billionaire investor George Soros and a bunch of economists weighed in on the resounding support former President Donald Trump has among the Republican voter base . Soros See Brewing Crisis: Elections are decided by politics and the emotions aroused by political
  4. Nobel economist Joseph Stiglitz sounds alarm on unregulated AI and risks for inequality