ERIC Number: ED413261
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Understanding the Federal Debt and Deficit.
This pamphlet defines "national debt," explains how the national debt is incurred by the federal government, and what deficits are. The sections of the pamphlet include: (1) "Definitions"; (2) "History"; (3) "Measurements"; (4) "Problems"; and (5) "Strategies." The text is written in a question-answer format with illustrations, graphs and charts to support the text. (EH)
Descriptors: Banking, Business Cycles, Capitalism, Economic Climate, Economic Development, Economics, Federal Government, Financial Policy, High Schools, Investment, Monetary Systems, Social Studies
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Public Information Department, 33 Liberty Street, New York, NY 10045.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Federal Reserve Bank of New York, NY.