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07/01/2013 11:43 am ET Updated Jul 01, 2013

What Do The Markets Tell Us About Our Economy? (VIDEO)

TIME: 12:20pm-1:20pm EST

The Dow reaches an all-time high, yet the economy is still considered fragile. Consumer confidence is rising, yet unemployment remains unacceptable. On Monday, July 1, moderator David Leonhardt of The New York Times asks Co-founder and Co-CEO of The Carlyle Group David M. Rubenstein and Co-chairman of the Council on Foreign Relations and a counselor at Centerview Partners Robert Rubin how markets relate to economic realities in the short run and the long run? What effects do the Fed and government policies have on the markets? What are our economic prospects now and over time?

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