Is Big Government good for economic growth and prosperity? The American Enterprise Institute's findings are summed up in this excerpt.
"Di Matteo’s analysis confirms other work showing a positive return to economic growth and social progress when governments focus their spending on basic, needed services like the protection of property. But his findings also demonstrate that a tipping point exists at which more government hinders economic growth and fails to contribute to social progress in a meaningful way."
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