TITLE

One. Trillion. Dollars

AUTHOR(S)
Grunwald, Michael; Yan, Sophia
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);1/26/2009, Vol. 173 Issue 3, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the economic stimulus package U.S. President Barack Obama has proposed. It compares the projected cost of the package to the cost of stimulus packages introduced by former presidents. It points out problems with the stimulus package, including the possibility of increased interest rates, inflation and debt for future generations of Americans. The package proposes tax breaks for individuals, businesses, infrastructure projects that create jobs and environmental investments.
ACCESSION #
36343404

 

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