deficit spending :
- n spending money raised by borrowing; used by governments to stimulate their economy
News & Articles
- The Case for Infrastructure Repairs
The moral objection to deficit spending is that it forces our grandchildren to pay our bills. But not making infrastructure repairs that will have to be made someday has the same effect.
June 14, 2013 - DTN / The Progressive Farmer
- Merkel Presages G-8 Saying Europe Can’t Aid Growth With Stimulus
German Chancellor Angela Merkel rejected deficit spending as a way to spur growth in the euro area, sharpening her tone before meeting with fellow leaders from the Group of Eight nations next week.
June 13, 2013 - Bloomberg
- Developments in the vain pursuit of economic certainty
It’s Harvard vs. UMass, students vs. teachers, deficit spending vs. balanced budgets, big government vs. the famous saying that “government governs best which governs least.”
June 13, 2013 - Miami Herald