TITLE

Political Monsters, Inner Demons

AUTHOR(S)
BUELL, JOHN
PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
Progressive Populist;12/1/2013, Vol. 19 Issue 21, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses some lessons learned from the crisis over the federal government shutdown in 2013 and the impending default on the U.S. government's debt obligations. He notes that economic self-interest does not explain everything, and that even the most power players cannot always control the events. He also considers how the Tea Party groups took the bond market to the brink of default.
ACCESSION #
91997830

 

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