The current debt ceiling fight reflects old concerns about government debt, says economist Michael Boskin.
A new book explores the historical relationship between austerity, the labor force, and fascism.
OECD chief economist Laurence Boone says governments must double down on providing support to avoid "scarring effects."
The central bank’s all-out effort has now gone beyond even the extraordinary drive it made to rescue the economy from the 2008 financial crisis.
We got some grim news from the Congressional Budget Office today. The CBO predicted that the budget deficit and government debt will more than triple during the next 30 years unless Congress and the White House change the laws on how much the country spends and takes in. A big part of the problem? The […]