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Monday, September 10, 2012

'Mitt Romney and America’s Four Deficits'

Laura Tyson on the Romney-Ryan budget proposals:

Mitt Romney and America’s Four Deficits, by Laura Tyson, Commentary, Project Syndicate: The United States is beset by four deficits: a fiscal deficit, a jobs deficit, a deficit in public investment, and an opportunity deficit. The budget proposals put forward by presidential candidate Mitt Romney and his running mate, Paul Ryan, could reduce the fiscal deficit, but ... based on what he has revealed, we know that it would increase the jobs deficit, the investment deficit, and the opportunity deficit, with negative consequences for future growth and prosperity.

    Posted by on Monday, September 10, 2012 at 10:59 AM in Economics, Politics | Permalink  Comments (27)

          


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