you will create a spreadsheet to assess whether the U.S. can, in
fact, ever repay its debts under plausible conditions.
This project is all about making assumptions
, justifying/explaining them, and the
At a minimum:
You need to provide two
or more default criteria.
One pretty obvious one is when gross
mandatory expenditures (including
interest) exceed gross revenues.
You need to deter
mine which type of debt you’re examining –
held by the public,
or gross debt, or both.
You need to make tax revenue assumptions.
You need to make assumptions about GDP growth rates.
You need to make assumptions about interest rates on existing and/
or new debt.
You need to make assumptions about growth rates of assorted federal programs.
-up will include a description of the current debt situation, a discussion of your
methodology including assumptions, discussion of re
sults including several sensitivity analyses,
and your opinion as to whether the U.S. federal debt can ever be repaid.
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