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Economic Growth: Crucial but Uncertain | Recording Only

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We often see a lot of ink and electrons devoted to the issue of whether we’ll have a recession. But much more important is whether we will have economic growth and how quickly the economy will grow. Recessions are a short-run issue. Economic growth is a long-run issue. Dr. David R. Henderson examines three major issues: 1) what economic growth is; 2) why growth is so important, for us and especially for poor countries; and, 3) what policies are most likely to lead to higher economic growth.


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A recording will emailed 3-5 days after the live session (to be held on May 15).


David R. Henderson, Ph.D., is Professor of Economics Emeritus at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey and a research fellow with the Hoover Institution at Stanford University. He has written for the "Wall Street Journal" and the "New York Times" among others, and has appeared on "CNN," "PBS," "MSNBC," "NPR," and the "BBC."