Interview with Economist Joseph Stiglitz 'The American Dream Has Become a Myth'

The finance industry is to blame for the growing divide between the rich and poor in the United States, says Nobel Prize-winning economics professor Joseph Stiglitz. In an interview with SPIEGEL, he accuses the industry of preying on the poor and buying government policies that help them get richer.
Women pose for photos near a homeless man during New York Fashion week this month.

Women pose for photos near a homeless man during New York Fashion week this month.

Foto: LUCAS JACKSON/ REUTERS
Interview conducted by Alexander Jung and Thomas Schulz
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