Government Spending

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    There’s a welfare program for everyone and they all have the goal of closing the ...
  2. Military Spending: U.S. Versus Everywhere Else

    A look at the figures and patterns of US spending on its military compared to the ...
  3. Is David Cameron's Austerity Working for Britain?

    Although growth picked up in 2013 and 2014, contrary to Chancellor of the Exchequer ...
  4. Is The Yuan The New Greenback?

    China is increasingly top of mind for investors. While bulls see an opportunity in ...
  5. When Do I Stop Paying Social Security Tax?

    Almost never, unless you belong to one of these special groups.
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    Can a nation survive without armed forces? Investopedia provides a list of such nations ...
  1. Tea Party Vs. Republican Party: Who Will Win ...

    What agendas define the rift between the Tea Party and the Republican establishment, ...
  2. Presidential Candidates And Wall Street In 2 ...

    Wall Street's influence will play a large role in the 2016 presidential race. As ...
  3. What Is Sallie Mae And How Does It Work?

    Sallie Mae is the only game in town for some would-be college students seeking loans, ...
  1. What strategies can be used to achieve the goals of contractionary policy?

    Read about the difference between contractionary monetary policy and contractionary fiscal policy, the goals of each, and ...
  2. What austerity measures can a country implement to curtail government spending?

    Read about the types of austerity measures that governments can take to reduce deficits, increase revenue and lower public ...
  3. Why have austerity policies failed to stabilize Greece's economy?

    Learn why austerity policies have failed to improve the financial situation in Greece. Austerity seeks to fix a country's ...
  4. How do government subsidies help an industry?

    Understand how government subsidies can help an industry, on both the consumer and supplier side. Learn the potential drawback ...
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