Harrisburg faculty debate fiscal cliff and debt ceiling Feb. 6

A faculty panel will explore pressing government issues including the fiscal cliff and debt ceiling at noon on Wednesday, Feb. 6 in the Gallery Lounge (W-107 Olmsted Building) at Penn State Harrisburg.

Free and open to the public, the Academic Perspectives series installment "Over the Cliff, Through the Ceiling?" will discuss the 2012 fiscal cliff agreement and its aftermath, the urgency of the debt ceiling, and the effects of these issues on economic growth, unemployment, and state and local governments.

David Buehler, assistant professor of economics, will moderate the panel, which includes faculty members Thomas Amlie, associate professor of accounting; Nihal Bayraktar, associate professor of economics; and Beverly Cigler, professor of public administration.

For information, call 717-948-6029.

 

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Last Updated February 05, 2013