New Zandi Analysis Finds Rebates More Effective as Stimulus if They Include Lower-Income Workers: Food Stamps and Unemployment Benefits Get the Highest Ratings
Publication Date: January 2008
Special Collection: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Keywords: Economic projections; Recession; Federal budget
A new analysis by Mark Zandi, chief economist of Moody’s Economy.com, examines the effectiveness of various stimulus options that policymakers are now discussing.