Page, Paul
February 2010
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);2/22/2010, Vol. 11 Issue 8, p4
The author analyzes whether the federal stimulus package worth 787 million U.S. dollars approved by the U.S. Congress in 2009 provide good results. He says that there is a perception that the economic growth is caused by the release of pent-up demand. The author believes that the stimulus package did not develop the new versions of the Tennessee Valley Authority and Works Projects Administration. According to the Associated General Contractors of America, part of the stimulus package has gone to highway projects.


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