The Economic Consequences of Mr. Clinton

Levine, Robert A.
July 1996
Atlantic;Jul96, Vol. 278 Issue 1, p60
The article examines the economic logic and history of U.S. President Bill Clinton's budget policy. According to the article, with zero inflation as the central goal of economic policy, the U.S. is on a dangerous path that is comparable to the stagnation of the British economy before the Great Depression. The article discusses the balanced budget, Keynesian economics, investment, and deficit spending.


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