“As spring comes to America, optimists are seeing “green sprouts” of recovery from the financial crisis and recession. The world is far different from what it was last spring, when the Bush administration was once again claiming to see “light at the end of the tunnel”. The metaphors and the administrations have changed, but not, it seems, the optimism. […]
Joseph Stiglitz, the guardian, Monday 11 May 2009
The entire article can be read here.