My teachers helped guide and motivate me but the responsibility of learning was left with me an approach to learning which was later reinforced by my experiences at Amherst.

Joseph Stiglitz Learning Quote

Macroeconomic policy can never be devoid of politics: it involves fundamental trade-offs and affects different groups differently.

Joseph Stiglitz Politics Quote

I grew up in a family in which political issues were often discussed and debated intensely.

Joseph Stiglitz Family Quote

Economists often like startling theorems results which seem to run counter to conventional wisdom.

Joseph Stiglitz Wisdom Quote