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We start each week with the Monday Outlook, an email featuring UChicago experts who can offer context and analysis on the issues in the news.
With House Republicans locked in a standoff with the Biden administration over a deadline to raise the national debt ceiling, this week's Monday Outlook offers UChicago experts who can explain the history of the debt ceiling, the "extraordinary measures" being taken by the Treasury, the intraparty political dynamics at play in the House negotiations, and the implications of default.
- William Howell - Origins of the Debt Ceiling
- Terrence Belton - "Extraordinary Measures"
- Ruth Bloch Rubin - Intraparty Negotiations
- Guido Lorenzoni - The Global Impact of Default
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