International

Dec 17, 2009 | Blog Paper Press Release

U.S. Debt: Not Bound by our Borders

With U.S. debt held by the public on track to exceed 100% of the economy in a little over a decade, policymakers must come together now and implement...
Dec 4, 2009 | Blog Paper Press Release

ECB Calls for Fiscal Consolidation Strategies

A few hours before similar remarks were made by Fed Chairman Bernanke (see previous blog), his European counterpart, European Central Bank (ECB) head...
Nov 22, 2009 | Blog Paper Press Release

China Worries About U.S. Debt -- SNL Style

Yesterday, Saturday Night Live's opening sketch featured Chinese President Hu Jintao (played by Bill Hader) in a joint press conference with...
Nov 2, 2009 | Blog Paper Press Release | Taxes

Weekend Editorial Roundup

Here are the highlights from this weekend’s editorials on fiscal and budget policy:The New York Times criticized the House Financial Services...

G-20 Summit's Fiscal and Financial News

It would be easy to dismiss the recent G-20 Summit in Pittsburgh as just more political babble, more empty business as usual just among more...

The G-20 Summit and Beyond

As the G-20 Summit gets underway in Pittsburgh, what should we hope to hear from the G-20 leaders?That they are prepared to continue supporting...

Fiscal Roadmap: "Deficit Reduction: Lessons From Around the World"

The U.S. economy appears to be gradually recovering, and positive growth is expected now and for the rest of the year. Looking ahead, however, U.S....
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China Continues to Question U.S. Debt Security

June 28 - Martin Crutsinger reports today that, at least behind closed doors, China has been raising serious concerns about the state of the US...
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Who's Going to Buy Our Debt Now?

June 10 - It seems like a no-brainer that the US should start planning how it will get its fiscal house in order when economic and financial recovery...

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