Random Fact

The United States poverty rate in 2013 was 14.5%. In 2012 it was 15%. It was 12.5% in 2007 (pre-recession). In 1959, it was 22.4% (http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/poverty/about/overview/index.html).

Unit 6: Fiscal Policy

Section 1: Fiscal Policy
Section 2: Discretionary Fiscal Policy and Automatic Stabilizers
Section 3: United States Federal Government Expenditures
Section 4: United States Federal Government Revenues
Section 5: State and Local Government Spending and Revenues
Section 6: Public Choice Theory
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