Can we save the economy through patriotic giving?

Monday, October 20, 2008

Since the financial crisis hit, Americans have watched the stock market and their 401(k)’s plummet. They've stood by, trying not to panic, while Washington leaders craft a financial rescue. But can individual Americans do anything to pitch in and help save the economy? The Takeaway takes a question from listener Viki Rovere and talks to economist Jeffrey Sachs.

Guests:

Viki Rovere and Jeffrey Sachs

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