Tuesday, January 30, 2007
THE LONG-TERM FISCAL OUTLOOK IS BLEAK
By Richard Kogan, Matt Fiedler, Aviva Aron-Dine, and James Horney
This analysis finds that restoring fiscal sustainability will require major changes to programs, revenues, and the nation’s health care system.
THERE IS NO GENERAL "ENTITLEMENT CRISIS"
By Richard Kogan and Aviva Aron-Dine
This report finds that in coming decades, Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security will grow rapidly, but other entitlements will shrink as a share of the economy.