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Boosting long-term economic growth

Boosting long-term economic growth

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Published by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Economic conditions

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    Other titlesBoosting long term economic growth
    Statementby William A. Cox, coordinator
    SeriesCRS issue brief -- IB93065, Issue brief (Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service) -- IB93065, Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1993, reel 14, fr. 00762
    ContributionsCox, William A, Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination16 p.
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18161783M

      Even Boosting Growth Percentage Points Would Not Offset the Tax Bills. There is no evidence to suggest the House or Senate tax bills will increase economic growth by anywhere close to percentage points per year on a sustained basis. Yet even if they did, it still would not be enough to offset the proposals’ $ trillion costs.


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