Global Economy

Global Economy

The U.S. is suffering an economic slump, but we have plenty of company around the world. A panel talks about problems in the economies of other countries, how they're linked to our own, and the outlook for recovery in the coming months.

The U.S. is suffering an economic slump, but we have plenty of company around the world. A panel talks about problems in the economies of other countries, how they're linked to our own, and the outlook for recovery in the coming months.

Guests

William Niskanen

chairman of the Cato Institute and former acting chairman of President Reagan's Council of Economic Advisers

C. Fred Bergsten

director of the Peterson Institute for International Economics and author of "China's Rise."

John Cavanagh

director of the Institute for Policy Studies; coauthor, with Robin Broad, of the new book: "Development Redefined: How the Market Met its Match"

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