TITLE

At a crossroads

AUTHOR(S)
LEACH, PETER T.
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);2/16/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 7, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the economic stimulus package launched by the U.S. to help the country's economy recover from the recession. The package has the goal of promoting growth through government spending. But some economists like Lakshman Achuthan stated that the package consists of government spending in five sectors which, he thinks, will not restore consumer confidence and these include troubled asset recovery program (TARP), mortgage reform and infrastructure. He asserts that recovery can be achieved through timing.
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