Gapen Says Financial Markets Can `Handle' U.S. Downgrade
Aug. 1, 2011
Aug. 1 (Bloomberg) -- Michael Gapen, a senior U.S. economist at Barclays Capital, talks about the outlook for a vote on the U.S. debt accord and the prospect for a credit-ratings downgrade.
He speaks from New York with Francine Lacqua on Bloomberg Television's "Last Word." (Source: Bloomberg)