State of the U.S. Economy

State of the U.S. Economy

With ricing oil prices, a weakening dollar and a forecast of slow economic growth, we look at what's in store for the U.S. economy and what, if anything, the Fed can do about it.

With ricing oil prices, a weakening dollar and a forecast of slow economic growth, we look at what's in store for the U.S. economy and what, if anything, the Fed can do about it.

Guests

Neil Irwin

National Economy and Federal Reserve reporter for the Washington Post

Douglas Holtz-Eakin

chief economist, director, Congressional Budget Office from 2003 to 2006, and senior domestic policy adviser to the McCain Campaign and a member of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission.

David Malpass

Chief economist at Bear Stearns, New York City

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