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Guest Host: Steve Roberts
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- Knight Kiplinger editor and chief of the "Kiplinger Letter" and "Kiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine"
- Robert Shiller professor of economics at Yale University author of "The Subprime Solution", "Irrational Exuberance" and "The New Financial Order"
- Kevin Hassett director, economic policy studies, American Enterprise Institute.
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