Posts Tagged ‘multiplier’

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    Economic Growth

    Jul 19, 10 • 125 Views • Economic Debates, Economic Thinkers, Government, Macroeconomic MeasurementNo Comments

    Did someone once say, where you look determines what you see? For evaluating the impact of federal spending, perhaps that is the problem. Some economists emphasize the connection between federal spending and the change in GDP (national production)....

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    Paying Fannie Mae’s Bills

    Jun 22, 10 • 90 Views • Financial Markets, Government, HouseholdsNo Comments

    Each of us is helping to pay a $10 million monthly grass mowing bill. Why? Because of homes that are owned by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. As GSE’s (government sponsored enterprises), Fannie and Freddie had purchased mortgages from financial...