253Nov 15, 2011
Global Economy, Jobs, and Deficit
Alan Kreuger spoke about the state of the economy and efforts by the Obama administration to meet the challenges of the 2008 economic recession. Among the issues he addressed were job creation, ...
475Sep 22, 2011
Obama Administration Nominations
The Senate Banking Housing and Urban Affairs Committee held a confirmation hearing for three of President Obama’s nominations: Alan B. Krueger to be a member of the Council of Economic ...
505Aug 5, 2010
Social Security and Medicare Trustees Report
Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner and Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, who serve on the Board of Trustees of the Social Security and Medicare trust funds, released a new report ...
398Apr 30, 2010
State of U.S. Labor Market
The Center for American Progress held a forum on U.S. job creation. John Podesta and Robert Rubin made opening remarks. David Autor presented the findings of his report, “The ...
846Jan 3, 2010
Evaluation of Obama Administration Economic and Financial Policies
Economists and scholars spoke about economic and fiscal policy in the first year of the Obama administration. Among the issues they addressed were the economic recession, actions taken by the ...