Key arguments for and against the stimulus package?
Im writing a paper for my International Busniess class and my topic covers the Stimulus package. Like the Q implies i am just looking for key arguments that are for and against the recovery act 2009. Dont need anything personal just an overview and any links would be great. Thanks
Asked By: Drift King - 2/23/2010
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Why do recessions happen? To clear out the bad investments accumulated during a boom. The economy cannot truly recover until those investments are cleaned out of the system. Government efforts to cut the liquidation short will prove to extend the duration of the process, not make it shorter. "Stimulus" is designed... More
Answered By: mtlmnr49 - 2/23/2010
Additional Answers (4)
THINK OF IT THIS WAY... A clunker that travels 12,000 miles a year at 15 mpg uses 800 gallons of gas a year. A vehicle that travels 12,000 miles a year at 25 mpg uses 480 gallons a year. The average Cash for Clunkers transaction will actually reduce US gasoline consumption by 320 gallons per year/vehicle. They claim... More
Answered By: knowitall - 2/23/2010
GENERALLY, that,that is given freely, is usually very expensive in the long-run !
Answered By: Sweetdaddy Rex - 2/23/2010
Simply..probably over simply put, how can we continue to pay out funds when there are none left? We are so far in debt we will never get out. Its a false sense of security and puts a band aid on a bullet wound.
Answered By: Jody - 2/23/2010
My main argument is that we are trillions in debt. We do not have the money that was spent. Obama doesn't have the right to give corrupt Executives money we don't have. Technically he can since he is the president, but you can't spend your way to a better economy.
Answered By: srmracer67 - 2/23/2010
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr Check Our Map of the 1700 Openings.
Click. Search. Apply. Free!
Free for Job Listers and Job Seekers!
Other Career Questions
Do most mechanical engineering jobs offer job security?
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.