During the campaign President-elect Donald Trump promised to bring jobs back to the U.S. by changing the rules with our global trading partners: What stronger protectionist policies could mean for American workers and 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 possibility of deflation.
- 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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