How About an Unbalanced Budget Amendment?

Alex Tabarrok of MarginalRevolution.com discusses the advantages of an unbalanced budget amendment to constrain government spending more rationally over economic cycles.

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About jackgoldstone

Hazel Professor of Public Policy at George Mason University
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One Response to How About an Unbalanced Budget Amendment?

  1. MattW says:

    This is why I think counter-cyclical fiscal policy only works well theoretically. For it to work in reality it has to get past existing political hurdles, which are quite high as you point out here.

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