Posts tagged ‘debt’

  • RTR2OKJ3-628×330-germany Forum Article

    How can Germany boost consumer demand?

    A storm-tossed ship near dangerous cliffs needs a strong anchor to avoid finishing on the rocks. In 2012… more

  • austeritynotworking Forum Article

    Can we measure the benefits of government spending?

    G20 leaders have put growth and employment at the centre of the global agenda. To spur collective… more

  • A man walks past buildings at the central business district of Singapore Forum Article

    Why we need an alternative to restructuring debt

    Insecurity is haunting Ukraine – and not just geopolitical insecurity, but… more

  • Tourists on Kuta beach in Bali. Global Agenda Councils Article

    Three key questions for the future of public finance

    In the wake of the great recession, public finance remains high on the global policy agenda, with fiscal… more

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    Does the Eurozone need its own treasury?

    The crisis of growth in the Eurozone economy is now in its seventh year and the outlook is truly grim. But… more

  • A man walks past buildings at the central business district of Singapore Forum Article

    Is the global economy flying on a single engine?

    The global economy is like a jetliner that needs all of its engines operational to take off and steer… more

  • Students display a banner outside the EU Commission headquarters ahead of an European Union summit in Brussels Forum Article

    Should the Eurozone drop the fiscal compact?

    French Prime Minister Manuel Valls and his Italian counterpart, Matteo Renzi, have declared – or at… more

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    Is morality on the side of the creditor or debtor?

    Every economic collapse brings a demand for debt forgiveness. The incomes needed to repay loans have… more

  • A pedestrian is reflected in an electronic board showing the various stock prices outside a brokerage in Tokyo Forum Article

    How the crisis changed macroeconomics

    Until the 2008 global financial crisis, mainstream US macroeconomics had taken an increasingly benign… more

  • A 20 lira banknote is seen through a magnifying lens in this illustration picture taken in Istanbul Forum Article

    Could high inflation make a comeback?

    Is the era of high inflation gone forever? In a world of slow growth, high debt and tremendous distributional… more

  • Forum Article

    Why has the US recovered more quickly than Europe?

    The global financial crisis that erupted in full force in 2008 affected Europe and the United States in a… more

  • Forum Article

    Solving Ukraine’s debt crisis

    Amid all of its other troubles, Ukraine cannot pay its creditors. The country needs… more

  • Forum Event

    What next for the US debt ceiling crisis?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Janet Yellen must wean Uncle Sam off cheap money

    Janet Yellen is a fantastic choice for Fed Chairwoman, but she faces a huge challenge. She needs to… more

  • Forum Event

    How can China future-proof its public finances?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2013

    , Dalian, People’s Republic of China

  • Forum Event

    Four key challenges for China’s fiscal health

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2013

    , Dalian, People’s Republic of China

  • Forum Article

    Did taxes cause the financial crisis?

    After the financial crisis erupted in 2008, many observers blamed the crisis in large part on the fact that too… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Has austerity failed in Europe?

    Although many European governments have announced expenditure cuts and tax hikes, their debt/GDP ratios… more