Ike Versus the Spenders: Eisenhower Economic Conservatism and the Liberal Response

Ike Versus the Spenders: Eisenhower Economic Conservatism and the Liberal Response

by Iwan W. Morgan
     
 

Based on extensive research into private papers and official documents, this study is the first analysis by a historian of Eisenhower's budget policies and the disputes that they provoked. It examines Eisenhower's fiscal goals, his success in achieving them, and their impact on the American economy. See more details below

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Based on extensive research into private papers and official documents, this study is the first analysis by a historian of Eisenhower's budget policies and the disputes that they provoked. It examines Eisenhower's fiscal goals, his success in achieving them, and their impact on the American economy.

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A study of Eisenhower's budget policies and the disputes that they provoked. Morgan (politics and government, City of London Polytechnic) examines Eisenhower's fiscal goals, his success in achieving them, and their impact on the American economy. Particular attention is focused on partisan controversies over the national security budget, welfare programs, federal spending on education, the farm budget, housing policy and the tax system. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780312031763
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
03/01/1990
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.23(w) x 9.31(h) x 0.92(d)

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