Deficit Hysteria

Deficit hawk hypocrites

Baseline Scenario illuminates the defict raising sins of the deficit hawks.

Deficit mania

The size of the budget deficit (and cumulative debt) is meaningless without reference to the size of the economy. What looks like a big debt 10 or 20 years from now may turn out to be small if growth has been rapid in the intervening years. By the same token, a seemingly small future debt […]

New page – Deficits, deficit hysteria, Bush tax cuts and other pressing economic issues

The new LSW page “Deficits, deficit hysteria, Bush tax cuts and other pressing economic issues” contains information on the deficit mania campaign now being conducted by the hyper-wealthy elite in the U.S. as well as references to further information.

New page: Deficits, deficit hysteria, Bush tax cuts and other pressing economic issues

Note that a new page has been added to try to cover the growing clamor over the hyped-up (?) risks of the budget deficit.

Rob Johnson

The deficit commission and the current state of U.S. politics – class war from above.

Robert Kuttner on deficits and the like

“If the deficit-hawks get their way, that economic calamity will only deepen, and produce a deeper political setback for the Obama administration.”