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Repeating a 1930s mistake?

...history of the 1930s - avoid the mistakes of that era and engineer a quick recovery from a Depression-size shock? Christina Romer, the chair of the White House Council of Economic Advisers and an authority on the 1930s, recently gave a hopeful...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051809/opi_441240993.shtml
Pro: Obama, Congress should extend Bush tax cuts for all

...extending current tax rates, at least temporarily. The president's former chair of The Council of Economic Advisors, Christina Romer, has written persuasively about how "tax increases are highly contractionary" - meaning they weigh down economic...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100410/opi_715710527.shtml
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Don't call it a stimulus

...because it was too small and too slow. Obama's chief economist at the time it was designed, the now-departed Christina Romer, wanted at least $1.2 trillion; and Rep. David Obey, D-Wis., chairman of the House Appropriations Committee...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091310/opi_707291571.shtml
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Want a real stimulus? Try permanent tax cuts

...tax cuts? Don't take my word for it. In research authored before she took the job as an Obama economic adviser, Christina Romer and her husband concluded that tax cuts are a much more potent tonic than direct spending. Tax cuts, the Romers...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071410/opi_675715001.shtml
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Some Obama aides had qualms about proposals

...historical record on the effectiveness of efforts to provide discretionary fiscal stimulus is mixed," he concluded. Christina Romer, who will head Obama's Council of Economic Advisers, held a similar view in 1994, when she co-wrote an essay...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011309/ina_376974537.shtml
Some Obama aides had qualms about proposals

...historical record on the effectiveness of efforts to provide discretionary fiscal stimulus is mixed," he concluded. Christina Romer, who will head Obama's Council of Economic Advisers, held a similar view in 1994, when she co-wrote an essay...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011209/nat_376567830.shtml
Extending high-income tax cuts is the wrong answer for the recovery

...That is a cost that we simply cannot afford, particularly for something that does so little to aid our recovery. Christina Romer is the chair of the Council of Economic Advisers. She wrote this for www.whitehouse.gov on July 28.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080310/opi_690171883.shtml
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