09/19/2012 06:03 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Paul Krugman: On President Obama's Response to the Financial Crisis

In this clip, New York Times columnist and Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman talks to journalist Jeff Greenfield about whether the president should have responded to the financial crisis differently. Krugman examines the people Obama selected to be part of his economic team and the amount of money they settled on for the economic stimulus package.

Watch Krugman's answer here. Do you agree with how President Obama handled the economic crisis?