Judging Fiscal Policy (Episode 009)

SUMMARY

Congratulations on joining us for another week. Andy Tanner looks into the idea of how money is managed, better known as fiscal policy. In this episode, Andy looks at the large domino that the United States carries. He dissects the Greece bailout issue. Finally, Andy explains the wave of broken promises made to the next generations.


TABLE OF CONTENTS, RESOURCES AND LINKS:

[0:00] Intro
[0:19] Overview
[1:08] Levels of Fiscal Policy
[2:50] Fiscal Jargon
[4:10] Financial Irresponsibility of the United States
[5:43] Looking at Greece
[8:34] A Promise Made is a Debt Unpaid
[10:08] The Fate of Greece
[14:00] US is Too Big to Bail
[17:58] Storm Cloud of Promises
[21:14] Summary
[22:59] Wrap-Up
[25:07] Outro


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