RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 49254676 LA English T1 Joseph Stiglitz and the World Bank : the rebel within : selected speeches by Joseph Stiglitz, former Chief Economist of the World Bank, with a commentary A1 Stiglitz, Joseph E., Chang, Ha-Joon., PB Anthem Press PP London YR 2001 SN 1898855536 9781898855538 1898855919 9781898855910 AB This collection contains nine essays, which provide a diverse but fairly representative selection of Stiglitz's contribution during his time at the World Bank. The essays roughly fall into three groups. The first group, which comprises the first three chapters, is "theoretical". Here Stiglitz's general vision for development and their theoretical underpinnings are spelt out. The second group, deals with the two key events during his time at the World Bank. These were the tenth anniversary of the collapse of communism and the Asian financial crisis The last group of essays, discuss in depth some key themes that he developed while at the World Bank. They are knowledge (and learning), participation, transparency, and economic democracy.