For this month's Readers' Review: "Drown" -- the debut collection of short stories by Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Junot Diaz. Twenty years ago, Diaz published ten heart-breaking tales about a fragmented family from the Dominican Republic finding their way in 1980s America.
A panel talks about the benefits and risks of home ownership in America today, with some advocating real estate as a safer investment than stocks, and others warning of a bubble in the housing market.
- Dean Baker co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research and author of "Plunder & Blunder the Rise and Fall of the Bubble Economy" (PoliPointPress)
- David Berson Vice President and Chief Economist at Fannie Mae Foundation
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