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Guest Host: Steve Roberts
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- Dean Baker Co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research and author of "Plunder & Blunder the Rise and Fall of the Bubble Economy" (PoliPointPress)
- Alan Fishbein No longer at CFA - now at Federal Reserve Director of Housing and Credit Policy, Consumer Federation of America.
- Vincent Reinhart Is resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute; former director of the Federal Reserve Board's Division of Monetary Affairs.
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