The Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget (CRFB) provides a helpful summary of federal government official debt/deficit projections as well as shows Trust Fund insolvency projections. Connect these projections to monetary policy…can the system survive without Federal Reserve asset purchases?
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Mark Skidmore is Professor of Economics at Michigan State University where he holds the Morris Chair in State and Local Government Finance and Policy. His research focuses on topics in public finance, regional economics, and the economics of natural disasters. Mark created the Lighthouse Economics website and blog to share economic research and information relevant for navigating tumultuous times. View more posts