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Yes, We Should Fear Budget Deficits

Yes, We Should Fear Budget Deficits.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaFeb 11th, 2019

Survey of economists: Some Trump policies could slow growth

U.S. business economists are concerned about the risks of some of President Donald Trump's economic policies, saying they fear his tariffs and higher budget deficits could eventually slow the economy......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 20th, 2018

Budget deficit fear looms as BJP plans to woo rural vote after K"taka loss

India will post bigger budget deficits than previously forecast.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 21st, 2018

Bill Gates says taxing capital gains is the best way to tap "big fortunes"

Bill Gates is concerned about the high budget deficits being run by the U.S., and said if taxes are ultimately increased to make up the shortfall, then it’s appropriate for wealthy people to pay much higher taxes......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 18th, 2019

Albert Edwards: Investors Should Brace For A World Of Negative Rates, 15% Budget Deficits And Helicopter Money

Eariler this week, when the San Fran Fed published a paper that suggested that the recovery would have been stronger if only the Fed had cut rates to negative, we proposed that .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 7th, 2019

CBO Unveils Apocalyptic Long-Term Debt Picture With US Set To Borrow Over $1 Trillion For Second Year

On Monday morning, the CBO announced  in its latest forecast that, as widely expected, U.S. budget deficits are set to widen further in coming years and ec.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 28th, 2019

Why U.S. Budget Deficits Are Facing a Fatter Future

Get ready to hear a lot about Washington living beyond its means.  Remember the budget deficit? U.S. politicians once loudly and frequently decried all the red ink. The complaints faded a.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 25th, 2018

Deficits Don’t Matter. The Energy Report 12/13/18

Deficits don’t matter. No, I am not talking about budget deficits but oil supply deficits. Despite mounting evidence that we are moving into a crude [...].....»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesDec 13th, 2018

Treasury Department to Increase Size of Debt Auctions

The Treasury said it would boost the size of its debt auctions to meet funding needs caused by swelling budget deficits and a shrinking Federal Reserve portfolio......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 1st, 2018

Treasury Department Will Introduce New Five-Year Security in 2019

The Treasury Department said it would introduce a new five-year security in 2019 and increase debt auctions over the next two months, as swelling budget deficits and a shrinking Federal Reserve portfolio increase the government’s borrowing needs......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 31st, 2018

Stocks rise amid Italy budget hopes, U.S. ADP jobs data boosts dollar

Stock markets around the world rose and Italian bonds rallied on Wednesday after signs that Rome would cut budget deficits and decrease its debt in the coming years, while new U.S. jobs data supporting a strong U.S. economy boosted the dollar......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 3rd, 2018

Dow Jones Futures at Record Highs

U.S. stock index futures advanced, including record highs for Dow Jones futures, following a rebound in European equity markets after Italy indicated it was open to reducing its budget deficits in the coming years......»»

Category: optionsSource: insidefuturesOct 3rd, 2018

Italy budget concession hopes switch risk sentiment back on

European shares rose and Italian bonds rallied on Wednesday as some of the worries that have rippled across markets this week were soothed by signs Rome was amenable to cutting budget deficits and debt in coming years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 3rd, 2018

Italy budget concession hopes switch risk sentiment back on, boost euro

The euro bounced off six-week lows on Wednesday, European shares rose and Italian bonds rallied as some of the worries that have rippled across markets this week were soothed by signs Rome was amenable to cutting budget deficits and debt in coming years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 3rd, 2018

IRS Audits Plunge Amidst Budget Cuts

Officials fear that could encourage people to cheat, a new report f.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 1st, 2018

Market Extra: 3 reasons bond markets fret about Italy but ignore U.S.’s budget-busting deficits

Praveen Korapaty of Goldman Sachs says there is no hard and fast rule that running budget deficits will sink its domestic bond market.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 18th, 2018

Pakistan Takes Emergency Steps to Patch Budget

Imran Khan’s new Pakistan government introduced emergency budget measures just weeks after coming into office, introducing spending cuts and tax increases to grapple with budget and trade deficits......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 18th, 2018

Italian Politics Keep Global Investors on Edge

Investors fear Italy’s government could announce a budget this fall that puts the country’s debt on an unsustainable course and amplify tensions with Brussels......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 3rd, 2018

Guest Opinion: Time to push back on these budget deficits

Right after the 2016 elections, I observed that the combination of Donald Trump’s rise and continuing GOP strength across the landscape of American politics had yielded three distinct Republican parties......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 20th, 2018

Deficit Projected to Top $1 Trillion Starting Next Year

The Trump administration expects the annual budget deficits to rise nearly $100 billion more than previously forecast in each of the next three years, pushing the federal deficit above $1 trillion starting next year......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 19th, 2018

Analysis says Trump budget won"t curb deficits as promised

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office says that President Donald Trump's budget plan wouldn't curb the spiraling deficit like it claims......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 24th, 2018