What We Owe: Truths, Myths, and Lies about Public Debt by Carlo Cottarelli
English | September 5th, 2017 | ASIN: B01N9W6TRR ISBN: 0815730675 | 185 pages | EPUB | 2.27 MB
The euro crisis, Japan's sluggish economy, and partisan disagreements in the United States about the role of government all have at least one thing in common: worries about high levels of public debt. Nearly everyone agrees that public debt in many advanced economies is too high to be sustainable and must be addressed. There is little agreement, however, about when and how that addressing should be done—or even, in many cases, just how serious the debt problem is.