Stimulate? Economists say no

The compromise economic stimulus plan agreed to by negotiators from the House of Representatives and the Senate is short on incentives to get consumers spending again and long on social goals that won’t stimulate economic activity, according to a range of respected economists.

via McClatchy Washington Bureau | 02/12/2009 | Will the stimulus actually stimulate? Economists say no.

It’s a spending bill disguised as stimulus. Hence the hurry to get it passed; they don’t want it known what’s in it until it’s too late.

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