Federal Stimulus Spending and the Private Sector: Bill Dupor's Presentation
October 10, 2017
Economist Bill Dupor talked about the current state of infrastructure, the Trump administration’s plans to use $200 billion in federal money to encourage state spending on infrastructure, and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act signed in 2009 by former President Barack Obama. Dupor looked at whether the Recovery Act helped add jobs and otherwise stimulated the economy as intended.
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- Part 1: Welcome and Introductory Remarks by Cletus Coughlin
- Part 2: Presentation by Bill Dupor
- Part 3: Audience Q&A
This popular lecture series addresses key issues and provides the opportunity to ask questions of Fed experts. Views expressed are not necessarily those of the St. Louis Fed or Federal Reserve System.
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