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Altman, Roger C. 1946-

Overview
Works: 11 works in 14 publications in 1 language and 242 library holdings
Classifications: HF1602.15,
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Most widely held works by Roger C Altman
Japan's financial plunge good or bad for America?( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roger Altman and William Krist discuss the impact of the falling Japanese market upon the United States' financial competitiveness
From recession to recovery to renewal an economic strategy to achieve broadly shared growth( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[T]he recession that began in 2007 has been one of the worst periods for American families since the Great Depression. Americans are living with the uniquely acute fears that are produced by economic insecurity. In this weak economic environment, much of government policy should be focused on the short and intermediate terms. In this paper, The Hamilton Project argues that even in these difficult times it is vital that we begin to confront the challenges that pose a greater risk to our long-run prosperity than the Great Recession. Our perspective is that America's future growth requires reprioritizing expenditures toward increasing workforce productivity, innovation and infrastructure, savings, and government effectiveness. However, the ability to make these investments is increasingly compromised by our difficult fiscal position. As part of this strategy to shift focus to long run prosperity, the United States should begin to confront the deficit as soon as the economic recovery has gained sufficient momentum. -- Abstract. (p.2)
Whitewater Investigation hearings 08/02/94( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Senate Banking Committee hears testimony from Roger Altman, who was Head of the Resolution Trust Commission, and tries to examine the unethical communications between the Treasury Dept. (Altman), and the White House relating to the Whitewater Development Corporation, and Madison Guaranty S & L Association. Altman changed his testimony several times to allegedly mislead Congress in this matter
Reforming our tax system, reducing our deficit( )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In order to secure our fiscal future and achieve meaningful deficit reduction over the next 10 years, we need a plan that combines progressive, revenue-enhancing tax reform with pragmatic spending cuts that do not undermine the middle class, the poor, or seniors."--Webpage
Path to prosperity an economic strategy to achieve more broadly shared growth( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today, too many Americans are not fully sharing in our nation's prosperity. Real median wages have stagnated, income inequality has increased, and changes in the economy that have brought benefits have also brought new risks and insecurities. In response to these challenges, our nation needs to act now on three fronts. First, our national must make the right long-term investments to promote economic growth that is both strong and sustainable. Second, it is necessary to put in place economic policies that will better achieve broad-based participation in that growth. Third, for growth to be sustainable, it is necessary to restore sound fiscal policy, moving on a multiyear path to a sustainable fiscal position. This papers elaborates on the economic challenges and the recommended policy responses. It considers the commonly held view that promoting economic growth, broad-based participation in growth, and economic security may be contradictory policy objectives, but finds instead that these objectives are mutually reinforcing. It argues that while free markets are the cornerstone of economic growth, there is a necessary role for robust government action to support and supplement market forces and to help share the gains of growth more broadly. abstract (p.2)
An economic strategy to advance opportunity, prosperity, and growth( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Roger Altman American investment banker, private equity investor, and former United States Deputy Secretary of the Treasury

Languages
English (14)