Is Economic Inequality a Big Deal?

Aired: 8/19/2011 | 0:04:43 | Clip
With our inequality coverage topping the charts, we thought we'd pursue the issue by staging a debate: is or isn't economic inequality a big deal, a clear and present danger? Dan Mitchell of the Cato Institute joined us and argue that inequality should not be our focus; Pomona College economist and dean Cecilia Conrad, to make the case that inequality is indeed in itself a major problem.