Tag Archives: public spending

The Republican War on the Poor, Continued

Why are U.S. conservatives determined to downplay the successes of government anti-poverty programs?

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How Competitive Is the U.S.?

Americans like to think of their country as the top-ranked nation on many accounts. But does the perception match the reality?

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Is the United States Following Italy’s Lead on Debt?

Why is the United States increasingly resembling the fiscal basket case of Europe?

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A Tax Receipt: The Key to a Smarter Budget Debate

How could a "tax receipt" foster a smarter budget debate?

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Yes, There Will Be a U.S. Infrastructure Bank

The only question is: Will it be a wholly owned subsidiary of the Chinese central bank?

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Fiscal Policy and Inequality: Latin American Lessons for the U.S.

How much reduction in inequality can, or should, the United States expect to achieve through fiscal policy?

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Integrity and Fiscal Stimulus

How can governments prevent the siphoning of public funds for private gain?

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No Time to Waste

Why has the international debate over stimulus packages veered off course?

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Emerging or Submerging?

After the global financial crisis, what will be the fate of emerging economies?

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Strategies to End the Crisis

How should the United States solve its systemic economic woes?

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