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Global Debt

The Coming Emerging Market Debt Squeeze

Andrés Velasco | Posted 06.02.2015 | World
Andrés Velasco

SANTIAGO -- The bulk of that debt is in Asia, with China alone accounting for approximately $1 trillion. Other big dollar borrowers include Brazil (over $300 billion) and India ($125 billion). Countries such as Malaysia, South Africa, and Turkey, plus Latin America's more financially open economies, also have rising foreign currency debts.

Rising Government Debt and the Next Global Recession

Daniel Wagner | Posted 04.11.2015 | Business
Daniel Wagner

The recently released report from the McKinsey Global Institute on global debt is an important, and sobering, look at how little the world appears to have learned from the Global Recession, and just how dangerous levels of sovereign and consumer debt have become in the interim.

Inflation Is Here to Stay

Michael Pento | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Michael Pento

The WEF wants to increase global debt by $100 trillion, the U.S. refuses to acknowledge that we can't afford to pay our $112 trillion in unfunded liabilities and our publicly traded debt is set to more than double in the next decade.

Pete Peterson's Crusade to Cure the Global Debt Bubble

Robert Lenzner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Robert Lenzner

Blackstone founder and former Lehman Brothers chairman, Peter G. Peterson is calling on president Obama to organize a bipartisan effort to deal with the nation's debt and bloated federal budget.

Summers, Geither: Our Agenda For The G-20

wsj.com | TIMOTHY GEITHNER and LAWRENCE SUMMERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

This week, President Obama will travel to Toronto for the G-20 Summit. Engagement with the G-20 has been a key component of the administration's strat...