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  • Hearing on Economic Growth Policies
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    Economic Growth Policies

    Three economists testified at a House Ways and Means Committee hearing on the state of the U.S. economy and policies leading to job creation and economic growth. This was the first time…

  • The Atlantic Holds Economic Summit
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    Global Economic Outlook

    Panelists discussed the state of the global economy. They predicted that monetary policy in the U.S. would remain largely the same over the next few years, warned about potential problems in developing…

  • Avoiding Future Financial Crises
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    Avoiding Future Financial Crises

    Panelists talked about what could cause the next financial crisis. Topics included the Euro crisis, derivatives regulation, title vii implementation, and the potential for Japan or China to…

  • emWhite House Burningem
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    White House Burning

    Simon Johnson and James Kwak talked about the history of U.S. debt and the impact it would have on future generations. They also argued that the debt problems could be solved without…

  • Debt and Equity Tax Treatment
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    Debt and Equity Tax Treatment

    Witnesses testified about overhauling the tax code and the economic impacts of taxation on business and individual debt. This was the first tax-related joint hearing of the Senate Finance…

  • US and Global Economic Growth
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    U.S. and Global Economic Growth

    The Joint Economic Committee held a hearing on economic growth in the U.S. and other countries through federal spending and debt reduction. Witnesses also talked about a report by Republican members,…

  • TenYear Economic Outlook
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    Ten-Year Economic Outlook

    Witnesses testified about the long-term economic outlok and about proposals for a summit to address the nation’s economic problems, including the $14 trillion dollar debt. Senator Kent…

  • Status of US Economy
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    Status of U.S. Economy

    Economists testified on the state of the U.S. economy, the impact of the recession, and prospects for economic recovery. They also talked about the size of the budget deficit, unemployment…

  • US Global Economy
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    U.S. Global Economy

    Simon Johnson talked about current U.S. and global economic conditions, and he responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included the debt crises faced by countries…

  • Joint Economic Committee  Rep Maloney Questions
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    Joint Economic Committee - Rep. Maloney Questions

    Rep. Maloney asked a panel of economic experts if the US was in an economic recession.

  • Federal Intervention Financial Plan Forum
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    Federal Intervention Financial Plan Forum

    The panel talked about the fate and implications of the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008. Topics included the rescue package, the 2008 election cycle, the international…

  • Housing Market and the Economy
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    Housing Market and the Economy

    The panelists discussed issues currently unfolding in the U.S. economy. Topics included the housing market and its credit bubbles, global economics, productivity rates, stocks and bonds,…