Dec 1, 2017

12/01/2017: How to fix globalization, according to economist Joseph Stiglitz

HTML EMBED:
COPY

(U.S. Edition) The GOP tax overhaul could add more than $1 trillion to the deficit over the next decade, according to an analysis from the Joint Committee on Taxation, and that has Republicans concerned. On today's show, we'll take a…

Segments From this episode

How to make globalization fair, according to economist Joseph Stiglitz

Dec 1, 2017
Plus what global trade might look like if China writes the rules.
Nobel prize-winning US economist Joseph Stiglitz poses during an interview in Paris.
ERIC PIERMONT/AFP/Getty Images

(U.S. Edition) The GOP tax overhaul could add more than $1 trillion to the deficit over the next decade, according to an analysis from the Joint Committee on Taxation, and that has Republicans concerned. On today’s show, we’ll take a look at what this means for the bill’s future, and what Senate leaders are doing to gain more votes. Afterwards, we’ll chat with Nobel Prize-winning economist Joseph Stiglitz about the link between globalization and inequality.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC