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Alameda County proposes $3.1 billion budget

Alameda County officials are beginning to think the current positive economic times are bound to end. And the end could be near, they warn. The Alameda County Board of Supervisors released a $3.1 billion budget proposal Wednesday that closes a $66 million deficit. 283 more words

Modern Monetary Theory - Part 3 Deficit Spending & Taxation

There has been significant criticism of the new Labour Government Finance Minister, Grant Robertson, of late because of his determination to stick to his budget surplus & government debt to GDP targets outlined in his… 1,614 more words

New Zealand Politics

US Budget Deficit Hits $530 Billion In 8 Months, As Spending On Interest Explodes

The US is starting to admit that it has a spending problem.

According to the latest Monthly Treasury Statement, in May, the US collected $217BN in receipts… 749 more words

Bonds

Macroeconomic Weekly News Update June 2, 2018 - June 8, 2018

Jordanians Take to the Streets to Protest Austerity Measures

Brocchetto, Marilia and Kareem Khadder
CNN.com

Posted 6/04/2018

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fiscal policy, taxation, government spending, austerity, budget deficit… 197 more words

Macroeconomics

How Oregon health leaders plan to fill a looming $830M Medicaid deficit

Oregon health leaders consider several ideas to fill gap, including a broad-based tax on medical claims and cost cutting for coordinated care organizations.

Faced with a $917 million deficit for the Oregon Health Authority, the Legislature last year greenlighted a funding package to see the agency through the 2017-19 biennium without cutting people off the Medicaid rolls. 23 more words

Health Authority

Speculation On Hyperinflation

By Gary Christenso – Re-Blogged From http://www.Gold-Eagle.com

Hyperinflation Myths:

  1. Hyperinflation occurs in banana-republics and not modern western countries.
  2. Hyperinflation cannot occur in the United States because the U.S.
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GDP & Employment

Philippines: Budget deficit widens to P115.9B in first 4 months

image: http://media.philstar.com/images/articles/ayala-billion-12018-02-2715-16-25_2018-05-23_11-52-08.jpg

For this year, the government has set a budget deficit cap of P523.6 billion or equivalent to 3 percent of the country’s gross domestic product. 162 more words