TITLE

Toward a National Budget

PUB. DATE
January 1945
SOURCE
New Republic;1/29/1945, Vol. 112 Issue 5, p136
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Focuses on U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt's recent budget message to the Congress. Financial position of consumers, business, state and local governments during the World War II; Suggestion that the nation's budget should be defined in terms of full-employment income; Estimation of the attainable full-employment national income; Statistics related to government expenditures during the previous year; Argument that the President must estimate how much additional federal expenditure is necessary to balance the nation's budget and avoid a deflationary gap.
ACCESSION #
18141009

 

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