Cost of the War in Iraq

Participating by remote connection from New York City, Joseph Stiglitz, co-author of The Three Trillion Dollar War, talked about the cost… read more

Participating by remote connection from New York City, Joseph Stiglitz, co-author of The Three Trillion Dollar War, talked about the cost of the war in Iraq. He talked about the rising cost of the war, its effect on the U.S. economy, and the global consequences. After five years of conflict, the costs of both the Iraq and Afghanistan wars now total $3 trillion. He responded to telephone calls and electronic mail.

Professor Stiglitz is also chair of Columbia University’s Committee on Global Thought. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Cost of the War in Iraq

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  • Mar 01, 2008 | 8:18am EST | C-SPAN 1
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