MacGuineas, Maya

The Rise of Free Lunch Economics & the Growth of Our National Debt

By on February 19, 2019
The Rise of Free Lunch Economics & the Growth of Our National Debt

by MAYA MACGUINEAS

Even if we are successful in implementing a comprehensive plan to grow the economy, it is not going to be enough to grow our way out of our debt problems.

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Red Ink Reality Check

By on February 15, 2018
Red Ink Reality Check

by MAYA MACGUINEAS

The return of trillion dollar deficits in the next year or so should be a wake-up call given we are in an expanding economy, not a massive recession.

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The Perfect Storm, Part II: What the Crisis will Look Like When it Hits

By on October 21, 2014
The Perfect Storm, Part II: What the Crisis will Look Like When it Hits

Maya MacGuineas makes predictions about the path our nation is headed and presents an argument on what should be done: “To get out of this mess, and we would ultimately have to do what politicians were trying to avoid—raise taxes and cut spending – but to a much greater degree than we ever would have had to if we had acted in advance of a crisis.”

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Debt Reduction Done Right

By on August 14, 2014 with 0 Comments
Debt Reduction Done Right

by MAYA MACGUINEAS

With the debt at historic levels, this respected budget expert argues that what the country needs is a bold and balanced plan to curb spending and get the economy back on track.

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