Future of the American Economy Panel

Authors talked about their books about the U.S. economy. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Jon Wiener… read more

Authors talked about their books about the U.S. economy. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Jon Wiener moderated.

The panelists were: Joyce Appleby, The Relentless Revolution: A History of Capitalism (W.W. Norton & Company; January 4, 2010); Roger Farmer, How the Economy Works: Confidence, Crashes, and Self-Fulfilling Prophecies (Oxford University Press, USA (April 8, 2010); Steven Hill, Europe’s Promise: Why the European Way Is the Best Hope in an Insecure Age (University of California Press; January 19, 2010); and Matt Miller, [The Tyranny of Dead Ideas: Letting Go of the Old Ways of Thinking to Unleash a New Prosperity (Times Books; January 6, 2009).

“Does the American Economy Have a Future?” was an 11:00 a.m. PT panel of the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books in Haines 39 on the UCLA campus on Sunday, April 25, 2010.

The program began and concluded with scenes from outside the hall as upcoming programs were announced. close

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

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  • Joyce O. Appleby Professor Emerita University of California, Los Angeles->History Department
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Future of the American Economy Panel

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Apr 25, 2010
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May 30, 2010

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  • Apr 25, 2010 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 30, 2010 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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