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Shared Sacrifice: Debating the Contours of U.S. Deficit Reduction

A discussion on deficit reduction measures hosted by Aspen Institute Initiative on Financial Security. The conversation will isolate dominant contributors to the U.S. fiscal deficit, identify practical solutions for restructuring government expenditures and revenues, and highlight political fault lines that threaten meaningful reform. 

The event will be moderated by David LeonhardtNew York Times columnist

 Participants will include:

Dean Baker 

Co-Director, Center for Economic and Policy Research

Lisa Mensah

Executive Director, The Aspen Institute Initiative on Financial Security

Grover Norquist

President, Americans for Tax Reform

Andrew Stern

Senior Research Fellow, Georgetown Publilc Policy Institute

Eugene Steuerle

 Institute Fellow & Richard B. Fisher Chair, The Urban Institute.


Event information
Fri Dec 17, 2010
9:00am - 10:30am GMT+0000
One Dupont Circle, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20036