Last edited by Nikozshura
Sunday, October 11, 2020 | History

3 edition of The Economic Outlook and Current Fiscal Issues found in the catalog.

The Economic Outlook and Current Fiscal Issues

United States

The Economic Outlook and Current Fiscal Issues

Hearing Before the Committee on the Budget, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, Firs

by United States

  • 340 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Government Printing Office .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10118164M
ISBN 100160746094
ISBN 109780160746093

  The Economic Outlook and Fiscal Policy Choices View more presentations from Congressional Budget Office. Policymakers cannot reverse all of the effects of the housing and credit boom, the subsequent bust and financial crisis, and the deep recession. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that current federal fiscal policies will have little effect on economic growth this year, but that earlier fiscal policy actions reduced the rate of real GDP growth roughly /2 percentage points in and about 1/4 percentage point in relative to what it would have been otherwise.

In terms of the economic outlook, ongoing momentum heading into this year indicates that that above-trend growth is likely to continue in If the economy continues to grow in along the lines that I expect, in July the current expansion will become the .   Germany's Bundesbank said in mid-December that it expects the economy to "emerge from its current lull" but to grow by only % in before a stronger rebound in and when % growth.

For the U.S. economy, while the risks and uncertainty surrounding the outlook have increased in the wake of the U.K. vote, FOMC members will be taking the time up to our July meeting to continue to evaluate whether conditions in the aftermath of the decision and other economic and financial developments will necessitate a material change in the Author: Loretta J. Mester. But first, let me start with a brief take on the current economic outlook. There is much to be encouraged by in the nation's current economic performance even as some notable risks require careful monitoring. The labor market continues to perform remarkably well, providing a key pillar of support for the rest of the economy.


Share this book
You might also like
taxi-dance hall

taxi-dance hall

oration, on the independence of the United States of America

oration, on the independence of the United States of America

Religious Drama

Religious Drama

Georgia Health Care in Perspective 2002 (Georgia Health Care in Perspective)

Georgia Health Care in Perspective 2002 (Georgia Health Care in Perspective)

Buddhism of wisdom & faith

Buddhism of wisdom & faith

The Penrose annual

The Penrose annual

1992-3 advanced design program.

1992-3 advanced design program.

Great Napkin Folds (Simply Sensational)

Great Napkin Folds (Simply Sensational)

critical study of certain aspects of infant and common school education, 1810-40.

critical study of certain aspects of infant and common school education, 1810-40.

I always wanted to be somebody

I always wanted to be somebody

The years before National 1948-1968

The years before National 1948-1968

A step-by-step guide to landscaping and gardening

A step-by-step guide to landscaping and gardening

The Economic Outlook and Current Fiscal Issues by United States Download PDF EPUB FB2

It said the economic shock from the pandemic and the fiscal policy response will result in significant slippage from the per cent fiscal deficit target in current fiscal. The COVID pandemic is inflicting high and rising human costs worldwide, and the necessary protection measures are severely impacting economic activity.

As a result of the pandemic, the global economy is projected to contract sharply by –3 percent inmuch worse than during the –09 financial crisis. Countries of the Middle East and Central Asia region have been hit by two large and reinforcing shocks, resulting in significantly weaker growth projections in In addition to the devastating toll on human health, the COVID pandemic and the plunge in oil prices are causing economic turmoil in the region, with fragile and conflict affected states particularly hard-hit given already.

Economic outlook and current fiscal issues: hearing before the Committee on the Budget, House of Representatives, One Hundred Eighth Congress, second session, hearing held in Washington, DC, Febru the outlook for the economy and current fiscal issues.

I want to emphasize that I speak for myself and not necessarily for the Federal Reserve. As you know, the U.S. economy appears to have made the transition from a period of subpar growth to one of more vigorous expansion.

Real gross domestic product (GDP) rose briskly in the second half. The U.S. economy delivered a solid performance inand thus far this year, activity appears to be expanding at a reasonably good pace. However, the positive short-term economic outlook is playing out against a backdrop of concern about the prospects for the federal budget, especially over the longer run.

OECD Economic Outlook, Volume Issue 1. The OECD Economic Outlook is the OECD's twice-yearly analysis of the major economic trends and prospects for the next two years. The Outlook puts forward a consistent set of projections for output, employment, prices, fiscal and current account balances.

A Profound Economic Event. The coronavirus pandemic has rapidly evolved into a profound economic event. We expect second quarter real GDP in the U.S. to contract at the fastest rate recorded since World War II.

Likewise, we expect the U.S. unemployment rate to peak late this year at a post-WWII record of near 15 percent. The U.S. economic outlook appears healthy according to the key economic indicators.

Most were released before the impact of the COVID coronavirus pandemic. Economic indicators tell you what's already happened, not what the future holds. The disease is spreading so fast that the impact has not yet shown up in most indicators. The OECD Economic Outlook is the OECD's twice-yearly analysis of the major economic trends and prospects for the next two Outlook puts forward a consistent set of projections for output, employment, prices, fiscal and current account balances.

Coverage is provided for all OECD member countries as well as for selected non-member countries. The Budget and Economic Outlook: to Janu In CBO’s projections of the outlook under current law, deficits remain large by historical standards, federal debt grows to 98 percent of GDP byand the economy expands at an average annual rate of percent from to   The current economic recovery in Brazil is a slow one.

While monetary easing and key fiscal reforms have brought back some confidence in the economy, any strong uptick in economic growth will likely depend on further fiscal healing and reforms. Committee on the Budget U.S.

House of Representatives Febru Mr. Chairman and members of the committee, I am pleased to be here today and to offer my views on the outlook for the economy and current fiscal issues. I want to emphasize that I speak for myself and not necessarily for the Federal Reserve.

Economic Outlook and Current Fiscal Issues: Testimony before the Committee on the Budget, U.S. House of Representatives DATE: March 2, PART OF: Statements and Speeches of Alan Greenspan AUTHORS: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.), Greenspan, Alan, Download (pdf).

To prepare special reports on fiscal issues as they arise and at the request of members of the Senate. The Agency is located on the 8th floor of the Victor Office Center. The Agency is an equal opportunity employer.

Christopher Harkins, Director Senate Fiscal Agency P.O. Box Lansing, Michigan Telephone () Get this from a library. The economic outlook and current fiscal issues: hearing before the Committee on the Budget, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, first session, hearing held in Washington, DC, March 2, [United.

Fiscal Outlook C Fiscal Outlook C Debt Analysis and Funding Position C Structural Budget Balance and Medium Term Budgetary Objective (MTO) C 4: Statement of Risks and Sensitivity Analysis C Summary C Risks to the Economic Forecasts CFile Size: 2MB.

Latest Interim Economic Outlook Still-elevated risk-taking and high debt levels in many countries raise financial vulnerabilities. Monetary policy normalisation could also result in greater volatility of exchange rates and capital flows, particularly in emerging market economies.

Loretta J. Mester, President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland — The Outlook for the Economy and Monetary Policy in — 36th Annual NABE Economic Policy Conference, Washington, DC — Febru Author: Loretta J. Mester. Crain's spoke with three seasoned observers of the Midwest's economic and public policy scene about their thoughts on the city's fiscal health: Geoff Hewings, founder of the Regional Economics.

Economic activity in the third quarter appeared bleak, following the second quarter’s notable rebound. In July–August, manufacturing and mining output continued to shrink, and electricity supply swung to decline, while retail sales growth slid in ."Economic outlook and current fiscal issues: testimony before the Committee on the Budget, U.S.

House of Representatives, Febru ," Spe Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).Janu The Economic Outlook and Monetary and Fiscal Policy. Chairman Ben S. Bernanke. Before the Committee on the Budget, U.S. Senate, Washington, D.C.