Tallying Stimulus Success
- Picking A Road To Economic Recovery Blindfolded. Remmers, Jerry // Moderate Voice;6/30/2010, p11
The article offers information on the benefits of the Recovery Act to the economy of the U.S. in 2010. A report by the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) reveals that Recovery Act has raised the amount of workers by between 1.2 million and 2.8 million. The CBO also predicts that 3.7...
- Experts warn that further easing could sink recovery. Rice, Nick // Fund Strategy;10/11/2010, p16
The article examines the adverse effects of another quantitative easing (QE2) to the U.S. economy. It mentions that while monetary stimulus could help lower the unemployment rate in the country, experts argue that it could be more of a burden to the economy. An overview of the private financial...
- The 2009 Recovery Act: Directly Created and Saved Jobs Were Primarily in Government. Dupor, Bill // Review (00149187);2014 2nd Quarter, Vol. 96 Issue 2, p123
Over one-half of the fiscal spending component of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA; i.e., the Recovery Act) was allocated via grants, loans, and contracts. Businesses, nonprofits, and nonfederal government agencies that received this type of stimulus funding were required to...
- Economy Stuck, President Talks Bus Tour. PENZA, LOGAN // Moderate Voice;8/4/2011, p5
The article focuses on the state of the American economy and the actions taken by the federal government and the U.S. President Barack Obama to address economic stagnation. It says that the economic stimulus did little to ease inflation and even the case of Keynesian response has little apparent...
- WILL OBAMA PUT UP A FIGHT? Corn, David // Mother Jones;Nov/Dec2010, Vol. 35 Issue 6, p29
The article looks at U.S. president Barack Obama, focusing on his efforts to help the U.S. economy recover from the 2008-2009 global financial crisis. Problems associated with Obama's economic policies are discussed, including the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act of 2009 and health care...
- Why the stimulus didn't stimulate enough. Hicks, Mike // Indianapolis Business Journal;10/18/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 33, p24
The article reports that the failure of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to deliver the people from high unemployment will provide the economists with research grist.
- The U.S. needs a more effective economic stimulus plan. Pauken, Tom // Fort Worth Business Press;8/16/2010, Vol. 22 Issue 33, p27
The author discusses his opinion on what he believes is the ineffectiveness of the stimulus program on employment in the U.S.
- LETTERS. Price, Mark // Central Penn Business Journal;2/26/2010, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p22
In this article the author discusses that American Recovery and Investment Act of 2009 is helping increase jobs in Pennsylvania.
- So far, federal stimulus plan isn't stimulating. Hicks, Mike // Indianapolis Business Journal;2/1/2010, Vol. 30 Issue 49, p16A
The author discusses the impact of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and notes reasons why the stimulus failed to create new jobs and decrease the unemployment rate in the U.S.