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Should North Carolina Refuse Stimulus Funds?

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Andrew C. Brod, Director, Center for Business & Economic Research (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: The Civitas Institute, a conservative think tank in Raleigh, recently released a study on the economic impact of the federal stimulus package on the North Carolina economy. The study’s main result was striking. Whereas the Obama administration expects the stimulus to create or save more than 100,000 jobs in North Carolina, the Civitas study claims that it will cost the state nearly 70,000 jobs.

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Publication
Brod, Andrew (2009). Should North Carolina Refuse Stimulus Funds? The Business Journal. Sept. 25 – Oct 1 2009, 31
Language: English
Date: 2009
Keywords
Stimulus, Economic projection, Public sector, Private sector, Economic impact