The U.S. Economy

The U.S. Economy

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...

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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