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Portuguese near-default crisis – a rountable in the “black week”

A virtual roundtable with 5 economists and financial analysts
Mark Thoma, professor, University of Oregon, USA
Peter Cohan, CEO Peter Cohan & Associates, Boston, USA
Bill Witherell, Chief Global Economist, Cumberland Advisors, global financial company
David Caploe, Chief Political Economist, EconomyWatch.com, Singapore
Gary A. Dymski, Department of Economics, University of California, Riverside, USA

“Excessive focus on deficits risks making unemployment problem worse” – Kevin O’Rourke

An Interview with Professor Kevin O’Rourke, Irish economist and economic historian: “Excessive focus on deficits risks making unemployment problem worse.”