Cheney's brain trust
What the Veep has been hearing from some of those in his circle of economic advisors.
By Nina Easton, Fortune Washington editor
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Editor, AEI Economic Outlook
Warned of housing sector problems in 2006. "It's an information-gathering exercise," Makin says of Cheney's sessions with outside economists. "I think he tries to mix pessimists and optimists."
R. Glenn Hubbard
No bailouts...more oil
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Some are empire builders. Others are hired guns. But if they truly have world-class oomph, they're on our list. (