Krugman: Our Economic Catastrophe Could Be Solved Easily
Commonwealth Club - Hotel Nikko
Nobel Laureate economist Paul Krugman argues in his latest book, 'End This Depression Now!' that the U.S. and world economies are not getting better. He says we are still in the midst of a depression rather than a recession, and that “nations, rich in resources, talent, and knowledge, all the ingredients for prosperity and a decent standard of living for all, remain in a state of intense pain.” Yet he also believes that a quick, strong recovery is but one step away. Come hear his thoughts on what political leaders can and must do."