William Milberg, Dean, The New School for Social Research
William Milberg is dean and professor of economics at The New School for Social Research. His research focuses on the relation between globalization and income distribution and the history and philosophy of economics. He has worked as a consultant to the United Nations Development Programme, the International Labour Organization, the UN Conference on Trade and Development, and the World Bank. Will's most recent book (written with Deborah Winkler) is Outsourcing Economics: Global Value Chains in Capitalist Development (Cambridge University Press). A previous book, The Crisis of Vision in Modern Economic Thought (Cambridge University Press) was co-authored with the late Robert Heilbroner. He serves on the editorial boards of Politics and Society and Forum for Social Economics and on the research coordinating committee for the ongoing project, Capturing the Gains from Globalization.