Tue, Oct 18, 2011 -- 9:00 AM
Europe's Debt CrisisDownload audio (MP3)
European leaders are expected to release a plan this weekend to address their growing sovereign debt crisis, but German officials on Monday put a damper on hopes for a quick fix. What should be done about the crisis, and how vulnerable is the U.S. economy?
Host: Michael Krasny
- Dan McCrum, U.S. investment correspondent for the Financial Times
- James Galbraith, Lloyd M. Bentsen Jr. chair in government / business relations and professor of government at the University of Texas at Austin's Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs
- Michael Mandel, chief economic strategist at the Progressive Policy Institute, a centrist Democratic think tank, and former chief economist for BusinessWeek