Yesterdays consumer confidence survey numbers and housing market data have boosted hopes that our economy may be gearing up for a recovery. Two economists join Diane to talk about the economy and concerns that some have had about the possibility of deflation.

Guests

  • Lawrence Ball professor of economics, Johns Hopkins University
  • Allan Meltzer professor,political economy, Carnegie Mellon School of Business, visiting scholar, American Enterprise Institute and author of "A History of the Federal Reserve"

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