Money Well Spent?
“Eyes on the Stimulus: Money Well Spent?” was part of the monthly series co-sponsored by ProPublica and the Tenement Museum, “Investigate This: Conversations with ProPublica.”
Michael Grabell, author of Money Well Spent?: The Truth Behind the Trillion-Dollar Stimulus, the Biggest Economic Recovery Plan in History, talked about the “American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.” He was joined by Michael Cooper and Jared Bernstein in discussing the effects of the stimulus spending and how well the program was managed. The panelists responded to questions from members of the audience at the Tenement Museum in New York City.
People in this video
Jared Bernstein Senior Fellow Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Michael Cooper Correspondent New York Times->National
Your purchase helps support C-SPAN
Click here to learn how
C-SPAN.org offers links to books featured on the C-SPAN networks to make it simpler for viewers to purchase them. C-SPAN has agreements with retailers that share a small percentage of your purchase price with our network. For example, as an Amazon Associate, C-SPAN earns money from your qualifying purchases. However, C-SPAN only receives this revenue if your book purchase is made using the links on this page.
Any revenue realized from this program goes into a general account to help fund C-SPAN operations.
Please note that questions regarding fulfillment, customer service, privacy policies, or issues relating to your book orders should be directed to the Webmaster or administrator of the specific bookseller's site and are their sole responsibility.
Kevin Freeman argued that a financial terrorist attack brought down the economy in 2008 and that Wall Street and the…
David Hammes talked about a plan put forth by Thomas Edison just after WW I that would have de-linked the dollar from…
The New New Deal
Michael Grunwald spoke about his book, The New New Deal: The Hidden Story of Change in the Obama Era. In his remarks he talked…
Women in Finance
Author Sheri Caplan talked about her book, Petticoats and Pinstripes: Portraits of Women in Wall Street’s History, at…