Income Inequality and the U.S. Economy

Alan Krueger gave an in-depth presentation on the rise of economic inequality in the United States, arguing that the shrinking middle class… read more

Alan Krueger gave an in-depth presentation on the rise of economic inequality in the United States, arguing that the shrinking middle class is endangering economic recovery. He talked about Obama administration recovery efforts and said that the Social Security payroll tax cuts should be extended. He answered questions from the audience during the last ten minutes of the program. close

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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 12, 2012
Last Aired:
Jan 18, 2012

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  • Jan 12, 2012 | 10:06am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 12, 2012 | 9:47pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 13, 2012 | 1:36pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 17, 2012 | 6:07am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 18, 2012 | 6:57pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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