Posts Tagged ‘2014 federal budget’

  • Paying for citizenship and deficit reduction

    One Reason That $1.1 Trillion is Not So Much

    Jan 23, 14 • 431 Views • Economic Debates, Economic Growth, Economic Thinkers, Financial Markets, Government, Health Care, Macroeconomic Measurement, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    The Congress just agreed on $1.1 trillion in federal spending. But let’s look a bit more closely… Each year, I give my class a federal budget graph and ask them to identify the relative size of 17 main spending categories. Together, these 17