Bush's main talking point on the budget is that he "cut the federal budget deficit
in half"--that would be from 2004, the year the White House inflated the projected deficit
Before, during, and after my stint at Treasury, I have said that a current account deficit
at current levels probably will not be sustained.
This paper will attempt to find the causal relationship between the budget deficit
and the trade deficit
for the Pakistan economy.
Thus, even though its state finances performed better than expected, Bulgaria still failed to keep its deficit
under 3% as required by the EU Stability and Growth Pact; after its 2009 deficit
exceeded 3%, since the summer of 2010, Bulgaria has been placed under the EU Excessive Deficit
Procedure, a program for reducing the deficit
For instance, bond yields rose dramatically from 1955 to 1981 (when deficits
were small), fell from 1983 to 1992 (when deficits
were large), then rose again in 1994 (as the deficit
The two-year deficit
elimination plan includes a mechanism that triggers expenditure reduction if actual operations fall short of the plan.
A longitudinal study now suggests that cases of deficit
schizophrenia display a distinct natural history that features an ironic twist.
One of the mechanisms to assure compliance with the risk side of the equation is a deficit
Decline in services deficit
has also led to plunge in current account deficit
Summary: Central Bank figures said that Lebanon's balance of payments posted a deficit
September 15 2011 (TUR) -- Turkey's finance minister forecast the year-end current account deficit
around 70-75 billion USD.
ITEM: An Associated Press article in USA Today, entitled "Federal Deficit
Now Lowest in 4 Years," reported on October 11: "The federal deficit
fell to a four-year low in the budget year that just ended, a result President Bush pointed to Wednesday in claiming Republicans are better stewards of the economy than are Democrats.