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A solid 3.5% real GDP growth rate reported for Q3 wasn’t enough to appease the doomsayers. They say inventories boosted growth and that can’t last. Plus, they say, business investment was soft.

Higher Rates On the National Debt Won’t Cause Debt Spiral

Higher Rates On the National Debt Won’t Cause Debt Spiral. Don’t get us wrong. We’re not happy about the federal debt being so high. In fact, we’d prefer it to be much lower. We’re just explaining that the higher interest rates we’re likely to see in the next few years are not going to generate a fiscal crisis.

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