Federal Deficit Reality: An Update

By: Douglas R. Gillespie | Thu, Jul 7, 2005
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From time to time, the U.S. financial markets manifest some concern about the nation's twin deficits -- the federal budget and the current account shortfalls. These episodes have been short-lived, however. Generally, the markets have been very sanguine about these problems -- much too sanguine, in our view! We believe there is a great deal about which to be concerned in both areas, and that longer run, the U.S. markets will indeed reflect it -- negatively, of course. This article updates our thoughts, etc. on the federal budget deficit. Continue to Gillespie Research for the balance of the essay: http://www.gillespieresearch.com/cgi-bin/s/article/id=596




Douglas R. Gillespie

Author: Douglas R. Gillespie

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