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Guest Host: Frank Sesno
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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)
- Martin Kady Reporter, Politico
- Tom Deutsch Deputy Executive Director, American Securitization Forum
- Kathleen Day Center for Responsible Lending
- Frank Partnoy George E. Barrett professor of law and finance, University of San Diego.
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