Global Living Standards

A panel discussion was held on the global nature of the current financial crisis and its effects on the standard of living of people… read more

A panel discussion was held on the global nature of the current financial crisis and its effects on the standard of living of people worldwide. Topics included the need for President-Elect Obama to develop an international economic policy that integrates the level and objectives of development assistance, trade priorities, an approach to reform of international financial institutions, and a strategy to advance the Decent Work Agenda. Panel members responded to questions from the audience. Sarah Wartell moderated. 

This event at the Center for American Progress was titled “After the Meltdown: Advancing Living Standards Around the Globe in the Wake of the Financial Crisis.” close

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

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Global Living Standards

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Program ID:
282841-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 12, 2008
Last Aired:
Dec 22, 2008

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  • Dec 12, 2008 | 9:37am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 12, 2008 | 9:41am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 12, 2008 | 10:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 12, 2008 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 13, 2008 | 12:40am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 22, 2008 | 6:37pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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