Series: Occasional Papers
Author(s): Martin Mühleisen , and Christopher Towe
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 07 January 2004
Keywords: Economic growth, medicare, tax cuts, health care, public debt, fiscal policy
U.S. government finances have experienced a remarkable turnaround in recent years. Within only a few years, hard-won gains of the previous decade have been lost and, instead of budget surpluses, deficits are...