Defense Dollars Buy Fewer Jobs Than Tax Cuts

Defense Dollars Buy Fewer Jobs Than Tax Cuts Play

Sept. 19 (Bloomberg) -- A 2009 study by the Political Economy Research Institute at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst finds that $1 billion spent on U.S. defense produces fewer jobs than the same amount invested in clean energy, health care, education or tax cuts. Bloomberg's Megan Hughes reports from Washington. Mark Crumpton also speaks. (Source: Bloomberg)

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