Austan Dean Goolsbee is an American economist and professor of economics at the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business.
Congress just passed the biggest aid package in modern history. We ask six former White House economic advisors and one U.S. Senator: Will it actually work? What are its best and worst features? Where does $2 trillion come from, and what are the long-term effects of all that government spending? 
The former Chair of the Council of Economic Advisers under President Obama speaks with clarity and common sense about how virus economics are different than normal economics.
COVID-19 is hammering our economy. We ask three super smart economists what we should do about it. | Subscribe to our weekly newsletter here.
Austan Goolsbee, former Obama chief economist, explains that "in a crisis, the president's credibility is all he has." So, someday soon, The New York Times headline may read, "World in Crisis, Turns Its Eyes to Donald Trump." And other scary stuff.
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Creator Details

Birthdate
Aug 18th, 1969
Location
Chicago, IL, USA
Episode Count
8
Podcast Count
7
Total Airtime
6 hours, 23 minutes
PCID
Podchaser Creator ID logo 356233