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Charles Calomiris, a professor at Columbia University, talks about the main tasks facing the next U.S. president, free-trade policy and needs of Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama should he be elected.
00:00 Top presidential tasks; free trade; Obama
03:40 Outlook for financial markets, banking system
Running time 06:42
Calomiris Says Obama Would Need to Reassure Markets
Bloomberg, November 4, 2008