Enjoying the Boom After Biting the Bullet
- Florida Economists Predict $1B Less Revenue a Year Through Fiscal 2011. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;11/16/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32756, p40
The article reports on the revised estimation of incoming general revenues that was released by several budget economists of Florida on November 14, 2007. The second estimation has reportedly showed an additional decrease of $1 billion for the recent fiscal year, and by more than $1 billion each...
- Major Policy Backtracking Driving Fiscal Deterioration. // Emerging Europe Monitor: South East Europe Monitor;Aug2010, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p6
The article presents the economic outlook of Bulgaria for 2010 by Business Monitor International Ltd. (BMI). It states that the deterioration of the fiscal finances in the country resulted due to the plunge in revenues and high demands on social spending. According to the consolidated budget...
- Botswana: Strong Momentum For Fiscal Consolidation. // Emerging Markets Monitor;2/14/2011, Vol. 16 Issue 43, p22
The article focuses on the significance of the budget of Botswana for fiscal year 2011/2012. The budget reportedly indicates the seriousness of the authorities about controlling spending. The improving outlook for mining is partly credited for the proposed narrowing of the budget deficit and...
- Pakistan's Higher Growth Path. // Asia Monitor: South Asia Monitor;Feb2007, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p5
The article presents information on the economic forecast of Pakistan. The economy is expected to expand by 6.4 percent resulting in a slowdown in Fiscal Year 2006/07 (July-June). It is expected that growth will exceed in the fourth consecutive year. Inflationary pressures are still steadfast,...
- Bush's plan cuts EPA's 2003 budget. Geiselman, Bruce // Waste News;2/18/2002, Vol. 7 Issue 22, p2
Reports on the budget proposal of President George W. Bush administration for the 2003 fiscal year. Effectivity of the proposal; Beneficial effect of the proposal for the anti-terrorism funding; Effect of the proposal on the environmental programs budget.
- Bonbons or boondoggles? Simonson, Ken // Fleet Owner;Mar2003, Vol. 98 Issue 3, p22
Discusses the coverage of the administrative budget for fiscal year 2004 of President George W. Bush in the U.S. Implementation of tax threats on trucking business; Elimination of the individual shareholder level; Imposition of double taxation of corporate income.
- House Committee Gives Nod to $2.15 Billion for SRFs, $36.1 Billion for HUD. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;10/10/2002, Vol. 342 Issue 31489, p4
Reports the approval of a spending package for fiscal 2003 by the House Appropriations Committee in the U.S. Inclusion of waste and drinking water revolving loan funds; Release of the Senate versions of the spending package.
- The Looming Boom. // Time;Sep1961, Vol. 78 Issue 9, p60
The article discusses the economic forecast for the U.S. in view of the Berlin crisis. The economists project that the U.S. defense policies on Berlin will strain the U.S. productive capacity that will hurt the gross national product and adversely affect the economy in terms of consumer...
- Defense Budget: Projected Inflation Savings: NSIAD-98-177R. // GAO Reports;5/11/1998, p1
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the Department of Defense's (DOD) projected inflation savings, focusing on: (1) identifying the projected savings by fiscal year and the programs that DOD plans to buy with those savings; (2) the implications of applying those projected savings...