Tag: Economy
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Interview
Airdate: October 13, 2011

The noted economist, director of Columbia’s Earth Institute and co-founder of Millennium Promise explains how we can end poverty globally.

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Interview
Airdate: October 5, 2011

With nearly one in six Americans living in poverty, next week’s series of shows will put a human face on the alarming newly released data about life in the U.S.

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Interview
Airdate: September 21, 2011

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist shares what he learned about President Obama from their hour-long conversation, which was part of the research for the new book, Confidence Men.

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Interview
Airdate: August 29, 2011

The California Democrat and member of the new congressional “super committee” explains why the biggest deficit America faces is jobs.

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Interview
Airdate: July 20, 2011

Princeton professor and former vice chair of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors discusses the lack of meaningful national dialogue on the unemployment rate and shares his thoughts on how the U.S. can fix its jobs problem.

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Interview
Airdate: July 11, 2011

In the first show of this week’s special broadcasts on the People’s Republic of China, Tavis discusses the country’s economic and technology boom with Victor Yuan, board chair of China’s most prestigious polling firm, and with venture capitalist Kai Fu Lee, CEO and chair of Innovation Works and one of the “godfathers” of Chinese technology.

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Interview
Airdate: June 29, 2011

Outgoing FDIC chair discusses the $8.5 billion settlement that Bank of America made with institutional investors.

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Interview
Airdate: June 27, 2011

Economist and Bennett College president discusses her new book, Surviving and Thriving, and explains the difference between being broke and being poor.

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Interview
Airdate: June 13, 2011

TIME‘s assistant managing editor unpacks the magazine’s cover story this week by detailing myths of the current U.S. economy and explaining whether the private sector can save it.

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Interview
Airdate: June 6, 2011

The Democratic senator from Virginia describes the strategy of the bi-partisan “gang of six” that he helped organize to tackle the deficit crisis.

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