Testimony Addressing the Nation's Contradictory Fiscal Challenges
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Statement before Committee on the Budget, United States Senate
Robert D. Reischauer
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In testimony before the Senate Budget Committee, UI's president and former director of the Congressional Budget Office, discusses remedies for the nation's two serious --and diametrically opposed --fiscal challenges: the immediate, short-run problems of economic recession, and the issue of long-term fiscal sustainability.
Research Areas Economic mobility and inequality Taxes and budgets
Tags Fiscal policy Federal budget and economy Income and wealth distribution