People & Profit

Biden's economy: Can the new president lift America out of the crisis?

Adam Posen, president of the Peterson Institute for International Economics
Adam Posen, president of the Peterson Institute for International Economics © FRANCE24
13 min

It's Joe Biden's economy now: we examine the new US president's plans and the challenges he's facing. Adam Posen, president of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, gives us his take.

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  • And we take you behind the scenes at the busiest airport in Europe to discover the businesses sharing the pain, as passenger numbers plummet at Paris-Charles de Gaulle.

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