Campaign 2008 and Economic Issues
Panelists talked about recent turmoil in financial markets, the distribution of wealth in the U.S., the influence of economic inquality on… read more
Panelists talked about recent turmoil in financial markets, the distribution of wealth in the U.S., the influence of economic inquality on market instability, and role the economy would play in the 2008 presidential campaign. Following their presentations they answered questions from the audience. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Dean Baker Co-Founder and Co-Director Center for Economic and Policy Research
- Jared Bernstein Director Economic Policy Institute->Living Standards Program
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