Minnesota jobless rate lower than US rate Minnesota's 6.7 unemployment rate is the lowest since 2008, but employers aren't creating many new jobs. What does this mean for the people who want work, and for Minnesota's economy? How does the local economy compare to the nation as a whole?11:00 a.m.
Louis Johnston: Professor of economics, College of St. Benedict and St. John's University in Collegeville. Author of major revisions of 4th edition, "Principles of Economics" by Ben Bernanke & Robert Frank.
Oscar-winning director of 'Inside Job' at the Commonwealth Club Academy-Award winning filmmaker Charles Ferguson talks about his documentary, "Inside Job," at the Commonwealth Club of California. It looks at the causes of the financial crisis that pushed the world economy to the brink and is a scathing critique of the financial and banking industries.12:00 p.m.