Book Discussion on White House Burning

Simon Johnson and James Kwak talked about the history of U.S. debt and the impact it would have on future generations. They also… read more

Simon Johnson and James Kwak talked about the history of U.S. debt and the impact it would have on future generations. They also argued that the debt problems could be solved without implementing massive cuts in Social Security and Medicare benefits. The co-authors responded to questions from members of the audience at Harvard Book Store in Cambridge, Massachusetts. close

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  • Johnson, Simon Professor Massachusetts Institute of Technology->Sloan School of Management
  • Kwak, James Associate Professor University of Connecticut->School of Law

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Book Discussion on White House Burning

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Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Aug 4, 2012
Last Aired:
Aug 19, 2012

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  • Aug 04, 2012 | 3:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2012 | 3:47am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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