The Long, Slow Slide Into Economic Mediocrity

The U.S. economy is undergoing structural changes that have led to a slow but steady decline in economic performance. This long, slow slide into economic mediocrity can only be reversed by significantly increasing investments in physical capital, research and development, human capital, and public goods. For example, it is time for the federal government to develop "pro-children and youth" programs comparable in scope to the programs we provide senior citizens.


Issue Date:
1992
Publication Type:
Journal Article
Record Identifier:
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/131630
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/131630
Published in:
Choices, Volume 07, Issue 3
Total Pages:
3




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