Testimony Long-Term Budget Projections and Issues
Testimony before the Senate Budget Committee
C. Eugene Steuerle
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The government doesn't exist to reduce its own deficit! The deficit is merely the residual from all of the other spending and tax actions that are taken. Despite higher levels of confidence in public officials, as is often associated with an economic expansion, the public simultaneously expresses both distrust and alienation from government.
Research Areas Economic mobility and inequality
Tags Fiscal policy