Ken Rogoff

  • May 24, 2012  

    As the U.S. election season heats up amid rising debt, Europe’s woes, expiring Bush-era tax cuts and a scheduled round of spending cuts, the Congressional Budget Office warned the economy could head back into recession. Judy Woodruff speaks with Harvard University’s Ken Rogoff and Josh Bivens of the Economic Policy Institute. Continue reading

  • August 8, 2011  

    Stocks plummeted on Wall Street and around the world Monday as President Obama tried to reassure investors that the United States economy is still worthy of a AAA rating. Judy Woodruff discusses the historic market drop with Princeton University’s Paul Krugman, Harvard University’s Ken Rogoff and Terry Belton of JPMorgan Chase. Continue reading

  • July 13, 2011  

    In hopes of calming the world’s jitters over its financial health, Italian Finance Minister Giulio Tremonti announced plans to strengthen a $57 billion austerity package on Wednesday. Ray Suarez discusses the country’s economic crisis with Il Sole 24 Ore’s Mario Calvo-Platero and Harvard University’s Kenneth Rogoff. Continue reading