The Great Recession Panel

A panel discussion was held on the current economic recession. Topics included the causes, who is to blame, how it could have been… read more

A panel discussion was held on the current economic recession. Topics included the causes, who is to blame, how it could have been anticipated or forestalled, its effects, and recovery. The discussion was moderated by Errol Louis.

Justin Fox is the author of The Myth of the Rational Market: A History of Risk, Reward, and Delusion on Wall Street (HarperBusiness; June 9, 2009).

Naomi Klein, formerly a fellow at the London School of Economics, is the author of The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism (Metropolitan Books; January 1, 2007).

Kai Wright is the author of Drifting Toward Love: Black, Brown, Gay, and Coming of Age on the Streets of New York (Beacon Press; January 7, 2008).

“The Great Recession” was a noon panel of the 2009 Brooklyn Book Festival, held in the Borough Hall Community Room. close

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

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Public Affairs Event
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Brooklyn, New York, United States
First Aired:
Oct 10, 2009
Last Aired:
Oct 11, 2009

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  • Oct 10, 2009 | 1:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 11, 2009 | 4:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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