Now Stiglitz makes more trouble!

Brad De Long delong at econ.Berkeley.EDU
Thu Jan 27 11:19:05 PST 2000

>On Thu, 27 Jan 2000, Brad De Long wrote:
>> Indeed. If you look at Robert Wade's article about the writing of the
>> World Bank's study of the _East Asian Miracle_, there are only two
>> guys with clout who come off as heroes, eager to have the staff do
>> their work and let the chips fall where they may.
>I like Robert Wade on East Asia and I'd like to read that article. Do you
>have a cite handy?
>Michael Pollak................New York City..............mpollak at

Robert Wade (1996), "Japan, the World Bank, and the Art of Paradigm Maintenance: The East Asian Miracle in Political Perspective," _New Left Review_ 217?[I think]? (May/June).

It's a good article. Wade did a lot of legwork for it. But you will not be surprised to learn that I have some--sharp--disagreements with it.


Brad DeLong

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