Obama at the Helm With the World in Recession

Yew, Lee Kuan
March 2009
Forbes Asia;3/2/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p12
The article focuses on the steps taken by U.S. president Barack Obama to overcome the U.S. economy from recession. Asia's leaders hope that America's $800 billion-plus stimulus package will create the 3.7 million jobs Obama is targeting, which in turn will generate a more confident mood. Obama has chosen some of the most experienced and able minds to fill key economic positions in his Administration including Tim Geithner, Larry Summers, Paul Volcker and Christina Romer


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