Girard, Wieting, Chang on U.S. Budget Negotiations

Dec. 17 (Bloomberg) -- Michelle Girard, senior U.S. economist at RBS Securities Inc., Steven Wieting, head of economic and market analysis at Citigroup Inc., and Joyce Chang, global head of fixed-income research at JPMorgan Chase & Co., talk about the likelihood that U.S. lawmakers will be able to reach an agreement to avert the so-called fiscal cliff of tax increases and spending cuts. They speak with Betty Liu and Matt Miller on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)
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57:22 - Peter Lewis Consulting founder Peter Lewis discusses the global markets, an interest rate hike in the U.S. and the Chinese stock market. He speaks to Bloomberg's David Ingles, Juliette Saly, Shery Ahn and Rishaad Salamat on "Asia Edge." (Source: Bloomberg)
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