The government's bailout efforts
Broadcast: Midmorning, 09/22/2008, 9:06 a.m.
The government is embarking on a historic effort to help financial institutions stay open and lending to keep the economy afloat. Bush administration officials hope to come up with a package that will reassure markets on Monday.
- Russell Roberts: Economics professor at George Mason University. He's the author of the new novel, "The Price of Everything: A Parable of Possibility and Prosperity."
- Menzie Chinn: Professor of public affairs and economics at the University of Wisconsin.