Book Discussion on The World Is Curved

David Smick talked about The World Is Curved: Hidden Dangers to the Global Economy (Portfolio, September 4, 2008), which looks at the… read more

David Smick talked about The World Is Curved: Hidden Dangers to the Global Economy (Portfolio, September 4, 2008), which looks at the workings of central banks and finance ministries around the world. In his remarks Mr. Smick argued that the international financial collapse was predictable and that it’s far from over. He also discussed the financial problems facing the Obama administration and suggested ways for President Obama to address them. Following his remarks, Mr. Smick responded to audience members' questions.

David Smick is chairman and CEO of Johnson Smick International, Inc., a financial market advisory firm based in Washington, D.C. He has served as an adviser to members of both political parties and to major players and institutions in the financial world. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Heidi Shoup President World Affairs Council->Washington, DC
  • David Smick Chairman and CEO Johnson Smick International

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Book Discussion on The World Is Curved

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Public Affairs Event
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 15, 2008
Last Aired:
Jul 12, 2009

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  • Nov 15, 2008 | 8:28pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 15, 2009 | 5:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 12, 2009 | 1:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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