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United States – Debt ceiling concerns to weigh on Q1

2 January 2013 22:30 GMT David Semmens , John Calverley , Sophii Weng

  • The fiscal cliff has been averted, but policy is tightening, which will keep growth modest • The end of the Social Security tax holiday means most Americans will see a drop in their take-home pay • This outcome is in line with our expectations, with the focus now on the debt ceiling
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Author: David Semmens , John Calverley , Sophii Weng

Region: Americas > US

Economics: Fiscal Policy

Publication Name: Economic Alert

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