2010 report by the United States Office of Management and Budget on the financial costs and benefits of government regulations on the economy.
2011 paper by the Research Institute of Industrial Economics on the observed correlations between the size of government and lowered economic growth rates
Range of reports, studies and working papers on the implications of the United States' carrying a large public debt.
2011 report by federal legislative group tasked with watching over spending during financial crisis rescue programs.
2011 U.S. Government report on the challenges facing the Social Security system and its ability to meet its obligations to retirees and those on disability.
2011 report by the Congressional Research Service on expenditures for conflicts and terrorism-related operations since 2001.
2011 study for the National Bureau of Economic research on high levels of public debt and the consequences.
2008 study published in the Journal of Economic Perspectives on the factors that have hurt the U.S. pension-insurance corporation.
2010 study exploring the relationship between spending on non-drug medical services and pharmaceutical expenses across geographical regions.
2009 RAND Corporation paper examines the potential benefits of workers remaining in the workforce for longer periods of time.