Digital Economy

Evaluating the Importance of the Digital Economy

What is the significance of the digital economy for U.S. and global growth? How is it transforming traditional industries? And what are its implications for developing countries and cross border trade?

An expert panel considers the digital economy and its economic consequences. Participants include:

Merit E. Janow, Dean of SIPA and Professor of Professional Practice in International Economic Law and International Affairs;

Martin Wolf, CBE, Columbia Global Fellow and associate editor and chief economics commentator for the Financial Times;

Joseph E. Stiglitz, Nobel Laureate in Economics and University Professor, Columbia University

Eli Noam, Paul Garrett Professor of Public Policy and Business Responsibility, Columbia Business School, and director of the Columbia Institute for Tele-Information.