PON Chair Robert Mnookin Discusses the Stalemate Between President Obama and Congressional Republicans

By PON Staffon / Conflict Resolution

Program on Negotiation Chair and “Bargaining with the Devil” author Robert Mnookin was recently asked by CNN Fortune’s Claire Zillman about the strategies that Obama could employ in bringing congressional Republicans to the bargaining table in order to end the three-day old government shutdown.

“Strategically what Obama should be emphasizing, if in fact a budget is passed and the debt ceiling is extended, is that he will sit down and negotiate possible amendments to Obama care.”

You can read more about the government shutdown and Robert Mnookin’s advice for the negotiating parties by clicking here.


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