Jaunary 21, 2009

Soviet bread lines warned that the communist economic model would fail, as it did in 1991. Western free market capitalism has recently suffered an intense, and possibly mortal, blow. What comes next? What should the world financial system look like? How will President Obama structure American economic policy to get us through this crucial period? 

Soviet bread lines warned that the communist economic model would fail, as it did in 1991. Western free market capitalism has recently suffered an intense, and possibly mortal, blow. What comes next? What should the world financial system look like? How will President Obama structure American economic policy to get us through this crucial period? 

Economist Anirban Basu, Chairman and CEO of The Sage Policy Group, joins Marc this hour to discuss our economic future.

Due to a small glitch with the studio recording equipment, a few seconds of Marc’s intro were cut from today’s episode. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Written by Marc Steiner

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