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October 18, 2013

Debt Is a Millstone

Economists may make their errors, but there's no mistake about federal debt. It's bad.


Hoover Digest, No. 4, Fall 2013 by Hoover Institution


Michael J. Boskin is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution and the T. M. Friedman Professor of Economics at Stanford University. He is also a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. In addition, he advises governments and businesses globally. Among other posts, he served as chairman of the President's Council of Economic Advisers from 1989 to 1993.

His research papers are available at the Hoover Institution Archives.