Sperling Discusses Fiscal Cliff: Political Capital

Nov. 30 (Bloomberg) -- Gene Sperling, director of the White House National Economic Council, talks with Bloomberg's Julianna Goldman about President Barack Obama's debt-reduction proposals and prospects for lawmakers to reach an agreement to avert the so-called fiscal cliff. Bloomberg's Heidi Przybyla and Hans Nichols report on budget negotiations and possibility that Obama will nominate U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice to be Secretary of State. Rich Miller discusses a Bloomberg News poll on investor sentiment. Commentators Kate O'Beirne and Margaret Carlson talk about a possible Rice nomination. (Source: Bloomberg)

The World Is Not Levered to the New China: UBS
06:39 - Bhanu Baweja, global head of emerging market cross asset strategy at UBS, discusses the 25th anniversary of the Shanghai Stock Exchange and the outlook for China's economy and emerging markets. He speaks to Bloomberg's Anna Edwards and Guy Johnson on "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)
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