We can better grasp the sovereign debt of advanced, emerging market, and developing economies by looking at the different groups of lenders.
Last month, the World Economic Forum (WEF) published its Global Competitiveness Report. The topics are broad and the questions are varied. Based on Executive Opinion Surveys from 126 economies, the answers are supposed to provide insight about short and long…
Hearing about a multi-trillion dollar stimulus package, we should also know six handy facts about what will happen to the federal debt.
Although the bailout of the Greek economy just ended, doubts remain about their ability to sustain their long-term debt obligations.
The six facts that summarize world debt identify the big borrowers, the risky borrowers, and the criteria for deciding how much to worry.