How Flat Is the World: A Discussion on Globalization

Joseph Stiglitz and Thomas Friedman discussed the pros and cons of economic globalization. Joseph Stiglitz’s latest book is Fair… read more

Joseph Stiglitz and Thomas Friedman discussed the pros and cons of economic globalization. Joseph Stiglitz’s latest book is Fair Trade for All: How Trade Can Promote Development, published by Oxford University Press. Thomas Friedman’s latest book is The World Is Flat: A Brief History of the Twenty-First Century, published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Former Nightline anchor Ted Koppel moderated the discussion. After their presentations, the panelists answered audience members' questions.

The event was part of the New York Times “TimesTalks” series. close

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How Flat Is the World: A Discussion on Globalization

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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May 7, 2006
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Jun 10, 2006

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  • May 07, 2006 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 10, 2006 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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