February 28 Fordham Debate to Consider Austerity Measures and Economic Growth

Austerity, defined as reduced spending and increased frugality in the economic sector, has been the subject of much debate recently.  Austerity proponents argue that such practices are exactly the tough medicine required to reduce burgeoning deficits and restore financial order.  Opponents counter that as the global economy shows signs of emerging from a prolonged and […]