There is a recent debate between Michele Boldrin, Joseph Gibson Hoyt Distinguished Professor in Arts & Sciences, Washington University in St. Louis, and J. Bradford DeLong, Professor of Economics, U.C Berkeley, on whether the stimulus package can save the US economy. You can watch it here.
Stimulus SmackDown: Can Deficit Spending Save the Economy?
Brad DeLong of UC Berkeley is Pro.
Michele Boldrin of Wash U is Con.