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    In what ways do future generations benefit from this generation's deficit spending? Cite three examples.

    If deficit spending "crowds out" some private investment, could future generations be worse off? If external financing eliminates crowding out, are future generations thereby protected?

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    In what ways do future generations benefit from this generation's deficit spending? Cite three examples.

    -- Future generations benefit from this generation's deficit spending because it creates more public goods and services in the future, which is a result of the level of current borrowing. Examples include (1) borrowing created by improving roadways and highways that cars and trucks ...

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    In what ways do future generations benefit from this generation's deficit spending? Cite three examples.

    If deficit spending "crowds out" some private investment, could future generations be worse off? If external financing eliminates crowding out, are future generations thereby protected?

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