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PBS NewsHour | Governments Push for Austerity, but Can it Really Revive Growth? | PBS

Duration: 08:30
Program: PBS NewsHour #10061
Broadcast Date: Jun. 30, 2011

Greek Parliament passed a bill to implement a new austerity plan Thursday, and Britain was in the throes of a national civil servant strike. Margaret Warner discusses whether austerity measures will likely help those countries with MIT's Simon Johnson and Mark Weisbort of the Center of Economic Policy and Research.



Post Date: June 30, 2011