Political Legacy of the New Deal
The panelists discussed the importance of the New Deal in postwar U.S. politics through the continuing debate over programs such as social security and welfare. Following their prepared remarks, they took questions from the audience.
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Alan Brinkley Professor Columbia University->History
Eugene "E.J." Joseph Dionne Jr. Correspondent Washington Post
Michael Lacey Director Wilson (Woodrow) International Center for Scholars->American Studies
Glenn C. Loury Professor Boston University->Economics Department
Felix G. Rohatyn Senior Partner Lazard Freres and Co.->New York (State)
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