Laura Tyson

University of California, Berkeley

Guest/Host

Economist and Professor at the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley; former Chair of the President's Council of Economic Advisers (1993-1995), she also served as Director of the National Economic Council

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A post-election conversation on the new American majority and the impending fiscal cliff.

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