TITLE

David Walker on U.S. Deficits and What to Do About Them

AUTHOR(S)
Buttell, Amy E.
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Financial Planning;Jun2010, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with David Walker, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of Peter G. Peterson Foundation, is presented. Walker believes on the need for finance professionals to know the financial condition of the U.S. and its fiscal outlook. He also reveals that every American needs to contribute over 200,000 dollars to wipe out the country's deficit, which has reached 62.3 trillion dollars. He comments on the failure of the government to respond to the crisis facing the country.
ACCESSION #
51316873

 

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