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JUN 10

World Debt - Economist




The headlines are all about sovereign debt at the moment. But that is only part of the problem. Debt has risen across the economy, from consumers on credit cards, though industrial companies borrowing for expansion and financial companies using debt to buy risky assets.

http://www.economist.com/blogs/buttonwood/2010/06/indebtedness_after_financial_crisis?fsrc=scn/fb/wl/bl/debt

 

Take a look at New Zealand's position here:

http://www.rbnz.govt.nz/statistics/extfin/e3/data.html

 


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