Mian and Boushey talk about connections between finance and the macroeconomy

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019

Atif Mian sat with Heather Boushey, Executive Director and Chief Economist of the Washington Center for Equitable Growth, for the latest installment in the series "Equitable Growth in Conversation."  Their discussion covered a wide range of topics including the role of household debt in the great recession, the role of credit in the boom-and-bust cycles, the link between credit expansion and inequality, the long term downward trend in interest rates and what are the important questions that new research should focus on.  Read the entire conversation here.