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Focus (Economy: Recession and Recovery) #578817

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Nov 09, 1991
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.

(Studio: Jeff Madrick) The dilemma of trying to cure the economy through government spending, which could make the deficit worse, examined; scenes shown from the Depression while positions of Presidents Herbert Hoover and Franklin D. Roosevelt are outlined. [Brookings Institution economist George PERRY, National Association of Manufacturers Jerry JASINOWSKI - offer differing opinions on government's role in getting US out of the recession through tax cuts.] Recessions of the 1970s and 1980s compared to this one in the 1990s.

Reporter(s):
Madrick, Jeff;
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:03:20

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