Research Report Should We Spend Budget Surpluses Even Before They Occur?
C. Eugene Steuerle
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Senior Fellow Eugene Steuerle examines whether short-run surpluses ought to be spent before they are achieved, and whether longer-run surpluses ought to be spent if the economy continues to grow at a faster-than-expected rate - his answer to both issues is "no."
Research Areas Economic mobility and inequality Taxes and budgets
Tags Fiscal policy Federal budget and economy Campaigns, proposals, and reforms Federal tax issues and reform proposals