Professor Joseph Stiglitz FBA
Economics of information, economics of uncertainty, risk and agriculture, financial markets, growth and capital theory, natural resources, theory of market structure R&D, macroeconomics, monetary economics, international economics, development, distribution of income and wealth, welfare economics, comparative economic systems/organization theory, political economy, theory of taxation/public finance, theory of public expenditures
World Bank Senior Vice President and Chief Economist
Nov 1997 - Nov 2000
Council of Economic Advisers (Member of Cabinet) Chairman
Nov 1995 - Nov 1997
Professor Elhanan Helpman FBA
International trade & foreign direct investment; economic growth in an interdependent world economy; political economy with an emphasis on the formation of trade policies.