Taxes, spending, and the U.S. government's march toward bankruptcy / Daniel N. Shaviro.
New York, N.Y. : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
ix, 251 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Fiscal language and the fiscal crisis Taxes, spending, and the size of government Fun and games with budget deficits What are we talking about when we talk about budget deficits? Long-term measures in lieu of the budget deficit Fiscal gap politics Benign fictions? : describing social security and medicare Tax expenditures Welfare, cash grants, and marginal rates Some modest proposals.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-241) and index.
STA KF6225 .S53 2007
KF6225 .S53 2007
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