The Financial Crisis: the FRONTLINE interviews Money, Power, & Wall Street sponsored by Duke Sanford School of Public Policy
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A longtime economic adviser to Barack Obama, Austan Goolsbee focused on developing economic arguments for tougher regulation of the financial industry. Goolsbee succeeded Christina Romer as chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers. He is a professor at the University of Chicago. This is the edited transcript of an interview conducted by producer Jim Gilmore on Jan. 6, 2012.

Austan Goolsbee

Chair, Council of Economic Advisers (2010-11)

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