TITLE

Brief respite

AUTHOR(S)
Carlino, Bill
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Accounting Today;3/17/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the economic stimulus package to be signed by U.S. President George W. Bush. He compares the economic stimulus package to the strike held by loading dock workers demanding for a wage hike in the sitcom "All in the Family." He provides an overview of the economic stimulus bill. The author also explains one of the theories behind the proposed economic stimulus bill.
ACCESSION #
31763001

 

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