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Category Archives: Debt to GDP

The Economic Depression In Greece Deepens As Tsipras Prepares To Deliver ‘The Great No’

As Greece plunges even deeper into economic chaos, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says that his government is prepared to respond to the demands of the EU and the IMF with “the great no” and that his party will accept responsibility for whatever consequences follow.  Despite years of intervention from the rest of Europe, Greece […]

The Debt To GDP Ratio For The Entire World: 286 Percent

Did you know that there is more than $28,000 of debt for every man, woman and child on the entire planet?  And since close to 3 billion of those people survive on less than 2 dollars a day, your share of that debt is going to be much larger than that.  If we took everything […]

A Quadrillion Yen And Counting – The Japanese Debt Bomb Could Set Off Global Panic At Any Moment

via the economic collapse blog Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. How much is 1,000,000,000,000,000 yen worth?  Well, a quadrillion yen is worth approximately 10.5 trillion dollars.  It is an amount of money that is larger than the “the economies of Germany, France and the U.K. […]

Italian Election Could Be Game Changer

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. zentrader.ca / By Poly / February 28, 2013 The Italian election results were very big in my opinion.  It again underscored the people’s impatience and unwillingness to embrace growth-crushing austerity.  The problem is that Italy is going to need help restructuring […]

Why the Credit Rating Downgrades are No-Brainers

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. dailyreckoning.com.au / By Tim Price / February 26th, 2013 When Moody’s downgraded the UK’s sovereign credit rating last week it was something of an anti-climax. The ratings agencies long ago lost what little credibility they ever had. Being downgraded by Moody’s is like being […]

Spanish Debt Grows by €146 Billion, Largest Ever Recorded; Debt-to-GDP Highest Since 1910

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. globaleconomicanalysis.blogspot.com / By Mike “Mish” Shedlock / Sunday, February 17, 2013 1:21 PM Proof there is no rebalancing in Europe is easy to find. For example, El Pais reports Spanish Debt Grows by €146 Billion. What follows is a Mish-modified translation of the above Google-translation. […]

A debt inspired milestone – US Public Debt to GDP ratio over 102 percent. In the early 1980s public debt grew at one point by 20 percent. We hit that point in the 2000s yet GDP did not come along.

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. mybudget360.com / October 27, 2012 What is the significance of having too much debt?  Does it even matter?  It seems that politicians understand something must be done but while the bickering occurs, the status quo remains.  We recently surpassed a […]

Financial Repression Has Come Back to Stay: Carmen M. Reinhart

Bloomberg By Carmen M. Reinhart Mar 11, 2012 7:00 PM ET As they have before in the aftermath of financial crises or wars, governments and central banks are increasingly resorting to a form of “taxation” that helps liquidate the huge overhang of public and private debt and eases the burden of servicing that debt. Such […]

Chris Martenson: Japan Is Now Another Spinning Plate In The Global Economy Circus

Chris Martenson.com Monday, March 5, 2012, 11:00 am, by cmartenson At the circus, you are sometimes treated to the spinning plate act where a performer tries to keep an improbable number of plates spinning at once, racing from one plate to the next as their wobbles indicate the need for another dose of momentum. Considering the […]