Cycles of Growth

On today's show: Time magazine business correspondent Michael Schuman discusses the dynamic transformation of Asian economies into miracle powerhouses of growth. Then, our latest Underappreciated summer reading series continues with a look at the 1910 Nobel Prize-winning author Paul von Heyse. Also, organic peach farmer David Masumoto on what he learned about growing things from his father. Plus, chefs Daniel Boulud and Sosie Hublitz with the executive food editor of Nation's Restaurant News discuss how restaurateurs are adapting to the recession.

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