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What Is The Deficit?

What Is The Deficit?

What is the deficit, and what is the debt? And why does it matter? The deficit is falling this year! Getting the deficit down Budget deficit Don’t deal with the deficit Running an enormous deficit Tackle the debt and the deficit left behind by the last Labour government You’re going to hear a lot in this election about the debt and the deficit. Even some politicians can’t get their heads around the big numbers involved. You haven’t got an equivalent…

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Robert Shiller, Finance And The Good Society

Robert Shiller, Finance And The Good Society

well thank you very much for joining us here today you have a quite a record in calling bubbles and things that went wrong whether it's 2000 or what happened in housing later on and now you've come out with a new book I'm surprised you're still alive called Finance and the good society in which you make the case for all of the things that may have gone wrong and financed the financial industry it performs a vital and…

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