9781770892002

North America's Lost Decade? The Munk Debate on the North American Economy

  • ISBN 13:

    9781770892002

  • ISBN 10:

    1770892001

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 03/20/2012
  • Publisher: House of Anansi Press

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Summary

As stock markets gyrate, Europe lurches from crisis to crisis, and recovery in the United States slows, the future of the North American economy is more uncertain than ever. Can individual entrepreneurship, corporate innovation, and governments create a new era of sustained economic growth? Or, will the ongoing financial crisis, political dysfunction in the United States, and the rise of emerging nations erode living standards in North America for the long term?In this edition of the Munk Debates - Canada's premier international debate series - Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman and Chief Economist and Strategist at Gluskin Sheff + Associates David Rosenberg square off against former director of President Obama's National Economic Council Lawrence Summers and bestselling author Ian Bremmer to tackle the resolution: Be it resolved North America faces a Japan-style era of high unemployment and slow growth.

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