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Podcast episode Alberto Alesina on Fiscal Policy and Austerity

EconTalk Episode with Alberto Alesina
Hosted by Russ Roberts

austerity.jpg Alberto Alesina of Harvard University talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about his research on fiscal policy and austerity. Alesina's research shows that spending cuts to reduce budget deficits are less harmful than tax increases. Alesina discusses the intuition behind this empirical finding and discusses other issues such as Greece's financial situation.

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