09/09/2008 07:42 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

A Discussion About the Acquisition of Fanny Mae and Freddie Mac

I discussed the Bush administration's takeover of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac with four people knowledgeable about the matter's significance: Nouriel Roubini, New York University professor of economics; Mohamed El-Erian, CEO of PIMCO; Gretchen Morgenson and Floyd Norris, both with the New York Times. Here's some of what they had to say.