Posts tagged ‘debt’

  • 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

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    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

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    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

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    Solving Ukraine’s debt crisis

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

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    What next for the US debt ceiling crisis?

    Annual Meeting 2014

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

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    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

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    How can China future-proof its public finances?

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2013

    , Dalian, People’s Republic of China

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    Four key challenges for China’s fiscal health

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2013

    , Dalian, People’s Republic of China

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    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

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    Has austerity failed in Europe?

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

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    To end the eurozone crisis, bury the debt

    The Eurozone’s debt crisis is getting worse despite appearances to the contrary. Eurozone bond rate… more

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    Should emerging markets fix their exchange rates?

    According to the IMF, the last decade has seen a number of countries actively managing their exchange rates… more

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    Lessons from the Greek crisis

    A visit to Greece leaves many vivid impressions. There are, of course, the country’s rich history… more

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    Rebalancing the state’s balance sheet

    Michael Spence, a Nobel laureate in economics, is Professor of Economics at New York University’s Stern… more

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    Life after austerity for the economy

    Annual Meeting 2013

    , Davos-Klosters, Switzerland

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    How do we return to normal market conditions?

    Daniel Gros is Director of the Center for European Policy Studies. A financial crisis erupts when a large… more