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Austrian Perspective on the Great Recession and its Aftermath (Meeting Lunch)

16 de noviembre de 2011   | Vistas: 3 |  

Gene Epstein comments on the Great Recession of the United States during the years of 2008 and 2009, a subject he has studied closely. He tells a story and sets various examples to explain what caused the recession and its aftermath. Epstein defines important concepts to guarantee a better understanding on the subject and analyzes the problem from the Austrian perspective. Afterwards, he describes the three main factors, that according to him, are responsible for the 2008-2009 meltdown, and concludes talking about possible solutions to improve the United States economy and explaining his proposal for a radical reform. 

Gene Epstein is Barron's economics editor and author of the column "Economic Beat". Previously, he was senior economist at the…


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