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    Tax Overhaul, Deficit Reduction, and Fiscal Policy

    The Senate Finance Committee continued its series of hearings on tax reform ideas. In his testimony, Former Federal Reserve Chair Alan Greenspan warned Congress not to underestimate…

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    Evaluation of Obama Administration Economic and Financial Policies

    Economists and scholars spoke about economic and fiscal policy in the first year of the Obama administration. Among the issues they addressed were the economic recession, actions taken…

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    Economic Recovery Plan

    The House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee held a forum on the economic outlook and the components of an economic recovery plan to spur job creation and create long-term…

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    U.S. Tax Policy

    Panelists talked about the case for U.S. tax reform. Topics included tax code simplification and fairness, the value-added tax, the corporate tax rate, and raising taxes to pay for…

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    Troubled Assets Relief Program, Panel 3

    Academics testified about the Troubled Asset Relief Program being managed by the Treasury Department, as well as other initiatives taken by the Federal Reserve and the Federal Deposit…

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    Monetary Policy and the Economy

    Janet Yellen spoke at a meeting of the Economic Club of New York at the Marriott Marquis about monetary policy and economic recovery. She stressed that the Federal Reserve would adjust…

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    Federal Reserve Chair Bernanke on the U.S. Economy

    Ben Bernanke talked about the state of the U.S. economy. He urged Congress and President Obama to reach an agreement to avert the “fiscal cliff,” referring to impending tax…

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    Fiscal Cliff, Tax Reform

    Former Obama and Reagan administration advisers gave their assessment of the “fiscal cliff,” the impending tax increases and budget cuts at the end of 2012 if Congress fails to…

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    Federal Reserve Policies and Regulation

    Panelists discussed the economic policies of the Federal Reserve System on its 100th anniversary. John Williams presented a paper on Chairman Bernanke’s unconventional fiscal…

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    Instability of Stock Market, Part 2

    The House Committee on Banking Finance and Urban Affairs, heard additional testimony on the consequences of “Black Monday” (October 19, 1987), when the U.S. stock market fell…

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    Exchange Rates & New Strategic Alliances

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    U.S. Credit Markets and Economic Outlook

    Federal Reserve System Chairman Ben Bernanke talked about the economy and federal intervention in the financial markets at a luncheon meeting of The Economic Club of New York. In his…

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    Stimulating U.S. Economy

    Douglas Elmendorf presented the Hamilton Project briefing paper, If, When, How? Prospects for Fiscal Stimulus in the U.S. Economy. Former Secretary Rubin moderated a discussion on what…

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    Economic Recovery and Job Creation

    Secretary O’Neill moderated a panel discussion as part of a day-long economic forum sponsored by the White House. During the panel discussion President Bush spoke and heard…

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    Instability of Stock Market, Part 1

    The House Committee on Banking Finance and Urban Affairs, heard testimony on the consequences of “Black Monday” (October 19, 1987), when the U.S. stock market fell more than 500…

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    Economic Stimulus Plan

    Former White House advisers and staff members testified about economic stimulus plans. Plans discussed included tax rebates for middle and lower income families, expanding unemployment…

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    State of the Economy

    Following Vice President Cheney’s opening remarks to a two-day conference about the state of the economy and various proposals for reform, panelists talked about the current status of…

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    Tax Cut Legislation

    Secretary O’Neill testified about President Bush’s tax cut proposal. A panel of economists also testified about the proposed legislation.

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    Presidents and Economics

    This discussion is part of the American Enterprise Institute’s 1990 annual policy conference. The President’s Council of Economic Advisers and its impact on the formulation…

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    Charting Economic Growth Policies

    The panelists focused on the following questions in relation to the United State’s economy: What went wrong in the 1980s? What went right in the 1980s? What ought to be done in the…

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