U.S. and European Economy

Janet Yellen, vice chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve, and Matthias Machnig, minister of economy for the German Federal… read more

Janet Yellen, vice chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve, and Matthias Machnig, minister of economy for the German Federal State of Thuringia, discussed the U.S. and European economies and their relationships. Ms. Yellen focused on factors contributing to a weak U.S. economic recovery, unemployment, and Federal Reserve monetary policy. Minister Machnig discussed the Eurozone financial crisis, major challenges of the European economy, and the impact of environmental and industrial policies on full employment and prosperity.

“Restoring Shared Prosperity and Full Employment” wsa the luncheon program of the “Trans-Atlantic Agenda for Shared Prosperity” economic summit held by the AFL-CIO with the Friedrich Ebert Foundation and the Macroeconomic Policy Institute (IMK) of the Hans Boeckler Foundation at the AFL-CIO headquarters. close

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Program ID:
310926-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 11, 2013
Last Aired:
Feb 15, 2013

Airing Details

  • Feb 11, 2013 | 8:02pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 12, 2013 | 1:45am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 12, 2013 | 8:26am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 15, 2013 | 4:21pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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