Muni Tone Softens as Market Closes for Reagan Observances
- The Fading American Dream? Rubenstein, Ed // National Review;8/31/1992, Vol. 44 Issue 17, p50
This article examines the myth of whether or not house prices increased beyond the reach of ordinary families in the U.S. from 1970 to February 1992. In reality, lower inflation and interest rates were the key factors that increased housing affordability during the term of former U.S. President...
- Breaking the Back of Inflation. Bartlett, Bruce // Human Events;6/21/2004, Vol. 60 Issue 21, p10
Discusses the role of former President Ronald Reagan in reducing inflation in the U.S. Reasons for the emergence of inflation in the 1970s; Behavior of the consumer price index in the U.S. from 1976 to 1979; Belief of Reagan regarding the influence of money supply on inflation rate.
- Inflation anxiety. Thredgold, Jeff // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;6/28/2004, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p9
Presents information on inflation pressures in the U.S. as of June 28, 2004. Increase in the Consumer Price Index and Producer Price Index; Impact of the administration of former U.S. President Ronald Reagan on inflation containment in 1980s; Views on inflation pressures.
- Taming the "Monster". Scharff, Edward E.; Barrett, Laurence I.; Gorey, Hays // Time;2/9/1981, Vol. 117 Issue 6, p76
The article presents information on the steps undertaken by U.S. president Ronald Reagan's administration to control inflation. He placed a 60-day freeze on about 100 federal regulations that were issued during the final days of the ex-president Jimmy Carter's administration. Regan decontrolled...
- No Balanced Budget. // America;1/24/1981, Vol. 144 Issue 3, p53
The article reflects on the admission of U.S. President Ronald Reagan's economic advisers that they cannot balance the budget before 1984. It says that Reagan promised to balance the budget during his campaign by eliminating inefficiency, waste and fraud. The administration, according to the...
- What's the Score? // Progressive;Sep84, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p10
Comments on statements by U.S. President Ronald Reagan on unemployment, inflation and industrial productions in 1984. Reduction of unemployment and inflation; Increase in industrial production; Use of Keynesian economics as a temporary fix; Dependence of the economy on foreign oil.
- The Reflections of a Policy. // Time;9/6/1982, Vol. 120 Issue 10, p65
The article reports on the economic conditions in the U.S. under the administration of President Ronald Reagan. According to the Department of Labor, the Consumer Price Index was at annual rate of 5.4 percent from January 1982 to July 1982. Unemployment rate increased to 9.8 percent in July 1982...
- Sleight of Mind. Tobin, James // New Republic;3/21/81, Vol. 184 Issue 12, p13
Reports on U.S. President Ronald Reagan's appeal for congressional and popular support for his economic recovery program. Claim that the program is the only way to solve the problems with inflation, unemployment and economic stagnation. Need to cutback on special claims on the federal treasury;...
- Mr. Perfect President. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;4/ 9/2014, pA12
The author reflects on the administration of former U.S. President Ronald Reagan. The author outlines the policy decisions made by President Reagan which include the price control on domestic oil, dropped inflation rate in 1896, and the revitalization of democracy. Also mentioned are the...