Posts Tagged ‘Glenn Hubbard’

  • Obama/Biden and Romney/Ryan Issues

    Election Economics: Too Much or Not Enough Stimulus Spending?

    Oct 15, 12 • 199 Views • Businesses, Economic Debates, Economic History, Education, Government, Health Care, Households, Innovation, Labor, Macroeconomic Measurement, Regulation, Uncategorized, US Presidential ElectionNo Comments

    For the first quarter of 2009, GDP declined at a 5.5% rate and, at 7.6% during January, unemployment was rising. With the economy in a tailspin, policy makers wanted to act quickly. Primarily split along party lines, the Congress responded with the $825