TMR 145 : Dr. Paul Craig Roberts : Interview Notes

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  • In addition to having held numerous senior academic positions in universities, Dr. Roberts was an associate editor and columnist for The Wall Street Journal, and was appointed by President Reagan as Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy during Reagan's first term in office, following which he served as a consultant to both the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Department of Commerce.

  • Dr. Roberts is now the Chairman of the The Institute for Political Economy. (http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/)

 

A Correction

  • A listener has kindly pointed out that I misspoke when I said Ireland had initially rejected the Maastricht Treaty. In fact Ireland had initially rejected the Nice Treaty and the Lisbon Treaty.

 

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Acknowledgements

Podcast theme music, Chillout Me, kindly provided by Antony Raijekov, from his Jazz U compilation (CC BY-NC 2.5).

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