TITLE

Inflation, 4; Carter, 0

PUB. DATE
June 1980
SOURCE
New Republic;6/21/80, Vol. 182 Issue 25, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the 1981 fiscal budget, presented by U.S. President Jimmy Carter, with main focus on the anti-inflation policies. Criticism of the budget plan of Carter; Inefficiency of the Carter administration to restructure the economy; Reason for the existence of high inflation in the U.S.; Willingness of the Carter administration to deceive the electorate that a balanced budget was being achieved; Argument pertaining to the trade-off between inflation and recession; Effect of tax cuts on inflation.
ACCESSION #
12006157

 

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