Policy Market Blog

Common misunderstandings

Martin Kennedy - Thursday, September 13, 2018
When it comes to fiscal policy, it helps to clear up some common misconceptions.

Why is the Debt a Problem?

Martin Kennedy - Thursday, September 13, 2018
Having debt sounds bad. Why is is bad?

Why So Hard to Reign in Spending?

Martin Kennedy - Thursday, September 13, 2018
Voter participation is positively correlated with age. Betw 60 and 70% of those over sixty years-old will vote in a general election. Those in the 18 to 29 age-range? Less than 50% will participate. Why does that matter?

Bredesen / Blackburn Re the debt / deficit

Martin Kennedy - Thursday, September 13, 2018