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Open the Champagne: U.S. Budget Deficit Running 6.2 Percent Higher Than Last Year

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government ran a bigger deficit in January, pushing the imbalance so far this budget year up 6.2 percent from the same period a year ago. 384 more words

U.S. News

World record debt of $199 trillion

http://rt.com/business/229883-world-debt-sharp-increase/

Global debt has soared by $57 trillion since the outbreak of the financial crisis in 2007, with the debt to GDP ratio jumping to above 500 percent in Japan. 433 more words

World News

Chart of the Day, 10 February 2015: Debt As an Existential Threat?

McKinsey Global Institute continues to run with a series of reports on the global credit bubble that spurned the Great Recession. The latest titled “ 683 more words

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(What's Left of) Our Economy: Japan's Debt-Led Economy Not Totally Unlike America's

The new type of Japan-bashing is back in vogue these days. Not the kind that scores the Japanese for predatory economic practices that enable them to conquer foreign markets for nothing having to do with market forces, but the kind that ridicules Japan for failing spark remotely acceptable growth despite massive economic stimulus. 380 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

NIGERIA’S GDP REBASING: IMPLICATIONS FOR GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT VOL 1, ISSUE 1, MAY 2014

Highlights

  • The concept of GDP rebasing and its key benefits.
  • The size and structure of the Nigerian economy following the rebasing excercise.
  • Implications of the GDP rebasing exercise.
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Debt To GDP Ratio

The Twin Deficits That Threaten Modi's India - Businessweek

For Narendra Modi, getting elected as prime minister of India is the easy part. Now comes dealing with the twin deficits—in the national budget and in foreign trade—that endanger the world’s largest democracy. 250 more words

Economics