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Dan Yergin Puts the World on his Shoulders

by Amity Shlaes Wednesday, March 18, 2009

 Dan Yergin is doing what he did for the oil topic — heavy lifting on the substance — and taking up the task of sorting out what happened in the Great Depression. His take on Chairman Bernanke, NEC Director Summers, and Chairman of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers Christina Romer here.  It’s a rough load but if anyone can lift it, Dan can.