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October 12-13, 2009 - The Hauenstein Center for Presidential Studies hosted a two day conference exploring the what the economic collapse of 1929 can teach us about our current economic problems. The conference began with a debate between Bloomberg's Amity Shlaes and Newsweek's Jonathan Alter. The debate was titled "Nothing to Fear? Debating the 1929 Economic Collapse," and was hosted at Fountain Street Church in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Day two of the conference consisted of a panel of local economists debating our current economic recovery from the recession of 2008-2009. This panel was hosted at GVSU's downtown Grand Rapids campus.

Nothing to Fear? What the 1929 Economic Collapse Can Teach Us Today - Video Grand Valley State University

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October 12-13, 2009 - The Hauenstein Center for Presidential Studies hosted a two day conference exploring the what the economic collapse of 1929 can teach us about our current economic problems. The conference began with a debate between Bloomberg's Amity Shlaes and Newsweek's Jonathan Alter. The debate was titled "Nothing to Fear? Debating the 1929 Economic Collapse," and was hosted at Fountain Street Church in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Day two of the conference consisted of a panel of local economists debating our current economic recovery from the recession of 2008-2009. This panel was hosted at GVSU's downtown Grand Rapids campus.

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    Nothing to Fear? Debating the 1929 Economic Collapse

    Nothing to Fear? Debating the 1929 Economic Collapse

    • 1 hr 27 min
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    Econoclasts: The Rebels Who Sparked the Supply-Side Revolution and Restored American Prosperity

    Econoclasts: The Rebels Who Sparked the Supply-Side Revolution and Restored American Prosperity

    • 32 min
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    Nothing to Fear? Debating Today's Economic Recovery

    Nothing to Fear? Debating Today's Economic Recovery

    • 1 hr 25 min

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