Does budget deficit lower equity prices in USA?
This paper investigates the relationship between budget deficits and stock prices, incorporating the effects of inflation and the demographic structure. The results show that while the proportion of population in their prime earning age has a positive effect, both budget deficits and inflation have a negative impact on stock prices.
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