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NY Times columnist Paul Krugman on the "War in Iraq and the U.S. Economy"
 

23 September 2003

ATTENTION: POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC WRITERS

Contact: Kathleen Maclay
(510) 643-5651 ckm@pa.urel.berkeley.edu


WHAT
A lecture at the University of California, Berkeley, about the impact of the Iraq war on the United States' economy.

WHEN
Noon, Friday, Sept. 26.

WHERE
Arthur Andersen Auditorium in UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business. The Haas School is located on Gayley Road on the east side of campus.

WHO
Paul Krugman, New York Times columnist and a professor of economics and international affairs at Princeton University. He has questioned the estimates of cost of the war and Iraq's reconstruction, as well as the wisdom of U.S. tax cuts.

DETAILS
The lecture is being sponsored by UC Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism in conjunction with the World Affairs Council.