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Schools fiscal crisis unclear

Thursday, July 28, 2011
Hoover senior fellows Paul Peterson (left) and Eric Hanushek

Hoover senior fellows and members of the Koret Task Force on K–12 Education Eric Hanushek and Paul Peterson dissect the fiscal problems in US education. Short-run revenue problems are hard to solve just by wishful thinking, but the long-run problems caused by health care demands and unfunded retirement liabilities are real. (4:37)

Recorded on Thursday, July 21, 2011