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- Chris Varvares president, Macroeconomic Advisers
- Paul Krugman professor of economics, Princeton University and op-ed columnist, New York Times
- Allen Sinai chief global economist and president of Decision Economics
- Jon Hilsenrath chief economic correspondent, Wall Street Journal
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