The Global Economy: Outlook, Risks, and Implications for Policy

Full Committee Hearing

Date: Thursday, January 29, 2009 Time: 10:00 AM

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The Senate Budget Committee held a hearing on January 29, 2009 to hear testimony about the outlook and risks of the global economy and any implications for public policy. The Committee heard testimony from three leading experts: Dr. Brad Setser, Dr. Simon Johnson, and Mr. Tim Adams.

A transcript of Chairman Conrad's opening remarks, archived video of the entire hearing, and other materials are below, including the prepared testimony of the witnesses.

Additional Materials

Transcript of Sen. Conrad's Opening Remarks
Charts Used During the Hearing

Full Hearing Video