Select All | Select None
You can now keep track of new articles from Challenge on your personalized homepage!
Fiscal conservatives are using the recession-induced spike in budget deficits to revive fiscal austerity, which is based on flawed economic analysis and is not supported by thoughtful budget analysis. Although the need for deficits to provide short-term Keynesian fiscal stimulus is recognized,...
This economist argues that fiscal and monetary stimulus likely saved us from a Great Depression. He explains clearly how and why Keynesian stimulus works, but he also argues that deficit spending cannot go on indefinitely. When the economy strengthens, that is the time to deal with government...
Why does the United States spend so much on defense? Why do we feel no more secure? As the government faces pressure to cut federal spending, it is time to get a clearer picture of what motivates our military spending. This former Pentagon analyst provides it.
It is extraordinary how little we know about what the author calls multigenerational poverty. Is poverty passed on from generation to generation in significant numbers? If so, does this imply that different public policies are needed than we now have? This expert in the field raises new and...
In an earlier issue of Challenge, Andrew Farrant and Edward McPhail noted the new popularity of F.A. Hayek's The Road to Serfdom and proceeded to criticize it comprehensively. In this piece, a leading Hayek scholar defends the book as a brilliant criticism of "hot socialism," not of the welfare...
results per page
Save this article to read later. You can see your Read Later on your DeepDyve homepage.
To save an article, log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don't already have one.
Sign Up Log In
To subscribe to email alerts, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don't already have one.
Read and print from thousands of top scholarly journals.
Sign up with Facebook
Sign up with Google
Already have an account? Log in
To get new article updates from a journal on your personalized homepage, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don't already have one.