COVID-19: Multifaceted Impacts
The spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) has created an unprecedented global public health emergency. The crisis also has important implications for the economy, climate change, and political-action. This section will highlight several of these interacting factors as presented by Alliance network professors, doctors, and researchers.
Please visit the University’s COVID-19 website for up-to-date information for the entire Columbia community.
Joseph Stiglitz, former chief economist at World Bank and former chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, joins BNN Bloomberg to discuss the measures taken to stabilize the global economy amid the COVID-19 outbreak. He stresses the concern of not enough medical equipment to respond effectively.
Joseph E. Stiglitz
Professor Joseph E. Stiglitz, Columbia University Professor and Nobel Prize Laureate, was Alliance Visiting Professor at Sciences Po Paris this fall. In this interview, he talks about his academic career and one of the fundamental concerns that runs through his life: combating inequality.
Joint Projects Research Features
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