FISCAL BLOG

The report finds that the President's proposal fully incorporates 12 of the DAC's 27 recommendations and partially incorporates another nine.

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Congratulations to the University of Texas-Pan American for winning 1st prize in the 2014 Up to Us college campus competition.

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Recent news stories have highlighted the good news that very near-term deficits are decreasing. That good news, unfortunately, will be short-lived.

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The Peterson Institute for International Economics just released a new collection of papers by independent economists exploring the consequences of sustained U.S. fiscal uncertainty on the national and global economy.

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Peterson Foundation Chairman Pete Peterson was featured in the new Winter 2014 issue of Philanthropy magazine, out today.

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Understanding the Coronavirus Crisis

Key fiscal and economic indicators as the nation responds and recovers.

National Debt Clock

See the latest numbers and learn more about the causes of our high and rising debt.