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PBS NewsHour | Romer: Obama Should Push for Bold 2-Part Stimulus to Lift Economy | PBS

Duration: 09:23
Program: PBS NewsHour #10129
Broadcast Date: Aug. 10, 2011

The Dow Jones industrial average dropped by triple digits for the fourth time in just over a week, as market volatility reached near-record levels. Judy Woodruff discusses what's causing the market jitters and what could be done to calm them with former presidential economic advisers Christina Romer and Matthew Slaughter.

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Post Date: August 10, 2011