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    Munk Debate on Taxation

    Former Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman debated former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich and former Reagan economic adviser Arthur Laffer on…

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    Paul Krugman on the State of the U.S. Economy

    Paul Krugman talked about the state of the U.S. economy, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the significance of national debt versus unemployment, actions…

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    A Conversation on the State of the Economy

    Joseph Stiglitz, author of The Price of Inequality: How Today’s Divided Society Endangers Our Future, and Paul Krugman, author of End This Depression Now!, talked about the problems facing…

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    U.S. Economic Recovery and the Middle Class

    Panelists discussed the U.S. economic recovery and the future of the middle class, focusing on the middle class’s contribution to the economic recovery and how taxes could affect that…

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    End This Depression Now!

    Paul Krugman talked about his new book, End This Depression Now!, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Mr. Krugman said in the interview that “bad thinking and political deadlock among our elite…

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    Panel Discussion on the Global Economy

    Robert Silvers moderated a panel discussion on the current global economic crisis. Topics included the problems with the euro such as the economy of Greece, the recession in the U.S., the future strength of…

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    Economic Crisis and How to Deal with It

    The panel talked about the current economic crisis and what to do about it. Topics included the federal “stress tests” for banks that received federal funding, the causes and implications…

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    U.S. Economy

    Participating from Princeton, New Jersey, Paul Krugman talked about the U.S. economy and responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. Professor Krugman won the 2008 Nobel Prize in…

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    Economic Crisis

    Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman talked about the country’s economic crisis. He responded to questions submitted by members of the audience. Paul Krugman is a columnist for the…

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    New Dynamics of Globalization

    A panel discussion was held on the economic, political, and cultural influences affecting the global economy. Edmund Phelps talked about the causes of the financial markets crisis, the…

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    The Conscience of a Liberal Interview

    Paul Krugman responded to viewer telephone calls about liberal politics and his book, The Conscience of a Liberal, published by W.W. Norton. In his book he argues that America’s post-war…

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    The Conscience of a Liberal

    Paul Krugman talked about his book The Conscience of a Liberal, published by W.W. Norton. In his book he argues that America’s post-war middle-class society was not the product of a free-market…

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    Saturday Book and Author Luncheon

    During the Saturday book and author luncheon, a panel of authors talked about political, cultural and social changes. Mr. Yunus talked about the effect of microloans in developing economies…

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    Inequality Matters: The Growing Economic Divide in America

    James Lardner talked about the book he co-edited Inequality Matters: The Growing Economic Divide in America and Its Poisonous Consequences, published by New Press. He was joined by Meizhu…

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    The Great Unraveling: From Boom to Bust in Three Scandalous Years

    Professor Krugman was interviewed at the New York Times Great Read in the Park about his book The Great Unraveling: From Boom to Bust in Three Scandalous Years, published by Gardners Books.…

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    Opinion Writing

    Panelists discussed the process of expressing political opinions. They talked about getting ideas for topics and the type of situations about which they write. They also discussed the reactions…

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    The Great Unraveling: Losing Our Way in the New Century

    Paul Krugman talked about his book The Great Unraveling: Losing Our Way in the New Century, published by W. W. Norton. He also talked about the results of the 2004 presidential elections, the…

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    Books on President Bush

    A panel discussion was held with authors who are critical of President Bush’s domestic and foreign policy was held by the New Democracy Project at the Skirball Center for the Performing Arts. After their…

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    Economic Recovery

    Two panels discussed the state of the U.S. economy. Among the topics addressed were job growth, interest rates, and economic recovery efforts. Mr. Lilly moderated the first panel. Ms. Butts…

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    The Great Unraveling

    Paul Krugman talked about his book, The Great Unraveling: Losing Our Way in the New Century, published by W. W. Norton. The book is a collection of his opinions columns. Mr. Krugman explained how he…

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