How Flat Is the World: A Discussion on Globalization
The event was part of the New York Times “TimesTalks” series.
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.
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Thomas L. Friedman Columnist New York Times->Foreign Affairs
Ted Koppel Contributing Columnist New York Times
Andrew Rosenthal Deputy Editor New York Times->Editorial Page
Joseph E. Stiglitz Professor Columbia University->Finance and Economics Division
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