What's Next for the U.S. Economy

President Barack Obama walks with senior staff in the Rose Garden of the White House, prior to the start of the Economic Daily Briefing, June 17, 2010. Pictured, from left, are Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett, Jared Bernstein, deputy assistant to the President for economic policy, Council of Economic Advisers member Cecilia Rouse, Peter Orszag, director of the Office of Management and Budget, Christy Romer, director of the Council of Economic Advisers, and Jason Furman, deputy assistant to the President for economic policy. - Official White House Photo by Pete Souza via Flickr

President Barack Obama walks with senior staff in the Rose Garden of the White House, prior to the start of the Economic Daily Briefing, June 17, 2010. Pictured, from left, are Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett, Jared Bernstein, deputy assistant to the President for economic policy, Council of Economic Advisers member Cecilia Rouse, Peter Orszag, director of the Office of Management and Budget, Christy Romer, director of the Council of Economic Advisers, and Jason Furman, deputy assistant to the President for economic policy.

Official White House Photo by Pete Souza via Flickr

What's Next for the U.S. Economy

The nation's unemployment rate falls to its lowest level in almost a year, but concerns remain about future job growth and the anemic housing market. What's ahead for the U.S. economy.

The nation's unemployment rate falls to its lowest level in almost a year, but concerns remain about future job growth and the anemic housing market. What's ahead for the U.S. economy.

Guests

David Wessel

economics editor, The Wall Street Journal; author "In Fed We Trust"

Rea Hederman

is a Senior Policy Analyst with The Heritage Foundation.

Dean Baker

co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research and author of "Plunder & Blunder the Rise and Fall of the Bubble Economy" (PoliPointPress)

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