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Joseph E. Stiglitz

Joseph E. Stiglitz, a Nobel laureate in economics, teaches at Columbia University. He is the chief economist at the Roosevelt Institute. His most recent book is: “The Euro: How a Common Currency Threatens the Future of Europe.”

Twitter: @JosephEStiglitz

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No time for complacency in global economy’s risky recovery

A year ago, I predicted that the most distinctive aspect of 2017 would be uncertainty, fueled by — among other things — Donald Trump’s election as US president and the UK’s vote to leave the EU. The only certainty, it seemed, was uncertainty, and that the future could be very messy.

December 29, 2017