US budget deficit http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/39872/all en Why the US could face another brush with default http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/global-economy/130315/US-budget-default-debt-crisis-political-risk <p>With the Dow Jones reaching an all-time high and the S&amp;P 500 not far behind, markets have shrugged off the disappointment of the sequester. But Alastair Newton, senior political analyst at Nomura, says that far bigger hurdles lie ahead that could potentially give the United States another &quot;brush with default&quot;.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/global-economy/130315/US-budget-default-debt-crisis-political-risk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> US budget default US budget deficit US budget sequestration World Leaders Debt Crisis Want to Know Global Economy Political Risk United States Fri, 15 Mar 2013 15:37:52 +0000 Matt Clinch, CNBC 5784546 at http://www.globalpost.com