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Volume 20  Number 3  •  Winter 2016
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The U.S. Economy
The New Normal and an Unsustainable Future
By Benjamin Powell, Taylor Leland Smith
This article appeared in the Winter 2016 issue of The Independent Review

The U.S. welfare state is rushing toward a fiscal cliff. Without a dramatic cut in government spending or a steep increase in taxes, the nation’s massive indebtedness will spark a fiscal crisis likely to force citizens and politicians to reassess the government’s role in the economy and to consider free-market, civil-society-based alternatives.

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