Margaret Scott

债务问题要紧吗?

伦敦—如今,欧洲上空飘荡着债务的幽灵。这个幽灵令所有欧洲领导人心惊胆寒。为了把它赶走,他们正在把各自的经济推向磨难。

但这一招似乎并不显灵。他们的经济仍然蹒跚,而债务并没有停止增长。评级机构标准普尔刚刚下调了欧元区九国主权债务评级,法国赫然在列。英国很可能将步其后尘。

如果你还没有被愚昧蒙蔽了双眼,那么这次大面积降级的原因就很容易看清。如果你有意要让GDP下降,那么你的债务-GDP必定会随之上升。削减债务,除了违约之外,唯一的办法就是让经济增长起来。

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