Joseph E. Stiglitz, Nobel Laureate and University Professor at Columbia, speaks on “Intellectual Property and Societal Welfare” at the Humanities Graduate Centre, Wits University, Johannesburg, South Africa on 17 November, 2017.

Professor Stiglitz is in conversation with Arjun Jayadev, Marumo Nkomo, Umunyana Rugege and Malebakeng Forere. Moderated by Achal Prabhala, introduced by Eric Worby, and hosted by the Humanities Graduate Centre & the Faculty of Law, Commerce and Management at Wits University, Section27, and the accessibsa project ( which is made possible by a Shuttleworth Fellowship.