Posted 9 months ago on Aug. 3, 2012, 11:49 a.m. EST by brightonsage
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There are a lot of claims and political ads, opinion columns and water cooler chatter on this subject. It is important to know the answer to this question to make a judgement about the proposed solutions to completing the recovery that we all need. The link presents the results of multiple studies with the analysis of each. I won't give you a bottom line conclusion so you can read the results, analyses and comments and come to your own weighting of their results.
What is your bottom line? Worked? Didn't work? Too little? Too much? Spent on the wrong things? Need more now? Is the European approach, austerity, the way to go? How has it worked/failed? Evidence?