I am David Wessel, The Wall Street Journal's economics editor and columnist AMA
I'm economics editor for The Wall Street Journal and also write the Capital column, a weekly look at the economy and forces shaping living standards around the world. I appear often on National Public Radio and WETA's Washington Week in addition to posting daily at WSJ.com/seibwesselhttp://WSJ.com/seibwessel. I am also the author of two best-sellers: In Fed We Trust: Ben Bernanke's War on the Great Panic (2009) and Red Ink: Inside the High Stakes Politics of the Federal Budget (2013). https://twitter.com/davidmwessel/status/377145223735828480 I am looking forward to taking your questions about the fifth anniversary of the global financial crisis (about which I wrote for the front page of today's WSJ), the economy, Washington or anything in between. redd.it/1m1u10 AMA.
Reddit friends: I'm calling this AMA to an end. Thanks for the good questions. It's been fun, and I hope to do it again some time. You can keep track of what my colleague Jerry Seib and I are up to at wsj.com/seibwessel or follow me on Twitter (davidmwessel)