Is His Arithmetic Correct?: McGovern's Economics

Ulmer, Melville J.
June 1972
New Republic;6/24/72, Vol. 166 Issue 26, p21
Comments on an economic development program proposed by Senator George McGovern in the United States. Information about economic advisors of McGovern; Views that McGovern has been a bit shaky in his economics; Evaluation of a scheme of the redistribution of wealth in the program; Overview of proposals for tax reforms in the program; Appraisal of schemes to reduce unemployment and expand public services in the nation; Plan of McGovern to slash the defense spending by $20-30 billion; Scheme of McGovern regarding employment, inflation and public services.


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