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In a contribution to U.S. News and World Report, Bill Gale discusses the urgent need to raise the U.S. debt ceiling.

March 30, 2011
William G. Gale
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In a contribution to the Christian Science Monitor, Donald Marron discusses America's renewed concern about defense spending in light of US military action in Libya.

April 18, 2011
Donald Marron
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In a contribution to the Christian Science Monitor, Donald Marron argues that the ongoing public discussion of a default poses a major threat to U.S. financial markets.

June 27, 2011
Donald Marron
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In a contribution to the Christian Science Monitor, Donald Marron discusses the five deadlines that will force Congress to address spending and government debt.

September 22, 2011
Donald Marron
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In a contribution to the CNNMoney.com, Rudolph Penner discusses the super committee's failure to fix the deficit.

November 21, 2011
Rudolph G. Penner
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In a contribution to the Christian Science Monitor, Donald Marron discusses hopes for the global economy and the political leaders struggling to keep it on an even keel.

December 22, 2011
Donald Marron
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This information brief looks at new rules the Governmental Accounting Standards Board (GASB) has issued requiring state and local governments to disclose certain tax abatements in the annual financial report. This new requirement will make information about tax abatements at the state and local...

October 9, 2015
Norton Francis
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In a contribution to the Christian Science Monitor, Donald Marron discusses the estimates of America's debt which vary by tens of trillions of dollars, depending on how you count. The bottom line: It's deep but not yet fatal.

January 27, 2012
Donald Marron
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In a contribution to Real Clear Markets, Bill Gale discusses health care reform.

May 8, 2012
William G. Gale
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This article develops an alternative post-2012 personal income tax regime, the "Better Base Case." It argues that revenue collections of the same magnitude as those projected by the CBO (i.e., "current law") are necessary over the medium term, but that the efficiency and equity of current law's...

June 5, 2012
Edward D. Kleinbard, Joseph Rosenberg