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Lagarde: Austerity Doesn't Work, It 'Is Clear From History'

AP | ELAINE KURTENBACH | Posted 12.12.2012 | Business

TOKYO — Despite making progress on getting its fiscal house in order, the United States still has much work to do, Treasury Secretary Timothy Ge...

IMF Agrees: Austerity Bites

Robert L. Borosage | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics
Robert L. Borosage

The bastion of high finance, the IMF, has come out against austerity. Can Mitt be far behind? Look forward to the next debate, when Romney's new "etching" will no doubt have him denouncing the president for his jobs program, while suddenly offering up his own version to get the economy going.

Greg Rosalsky

IMF Report Warns Against Austerity In U.S.

HuffingtonPost.com | Greg Rosalsky | Posted 07.03.2012 | Business

The U.S. economy will continue to grow at a sluggish rate in the coming year as government spending cuts threaten its recovery, according to a new rep...