Joseph E. Stiglitz is a Nobel Prize-winning economist and the best-selling author of The Price of Inequality, Freefall, and Globalization and Its Discontents. He is a columnist for the New York Times and Project Syndicate and has written for Vanity Fair, Politico, The Atlantic, and Harper's. He teaches at Columbia University and lives in New York City.
"The secret truth about economic inequality in America: once you
look at the issue this way, it's hard to think of it any other
way." -- Time
"An aggressive blueprint for rewriting 35 years of policies [that] have led to a vast concentration of wealth among the richest Americans and an increasingly squeezed middle class." -- The New York Times
"this is a beautifully written book, and one that can be read in an afternoon. It is short and to the point, a clear, concise and up-to-date book." -- Times Higher Education