Debt To Gdp Ratio

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India's rising household debt has helped drive demand but will lead to negative impact on growth in long-term: Report
Business

India's rising household debt has helped drive demand but will lead to negative impact on growth in long-term: Report

An increase in the household debt-to-GDP ratio by one percentage point lowers output growth in the long run by 0.1 percent.

Govt may cap overseas borrowing at $5 bn this year; FPIs’ ceiling on public debt can be raised to attract more fund flows: DBS
Business

Govt may cap overseas borrowing at $5 bn this year; FPIs’ ceiling on public debt can be raised to attract more fund flows: DBS

The note said the large quantum of net annual borrowings at around $75 billion and the need to manage interest payments justified keeping the market insulated from external volatilities in the past.

IMF praises India for using 'right policies' to lower high debt; says control over debt major challenge for China
Business

IMF praises India for using 'right policies' to lower high debt; says control over debt major challenge for China

In fiscal year 2017-18, India is planning to continue with the consolidation in the current fiscal year and over the medium term, the top IMF official said.

Japan disease is spreading: High risk and low returns
Economy

Japan disease is spreading: High risk and low returns

Japan had 20 years of almost no growth. The west seems to be heading that way with consumers deleveraging and growth slowing down

The 5 big economy questions for 2012
World

The 5 big economy questions for 2012

So, what are the key events to watch out for next year? Firstpost lists the top five events that will affect the global economy.

India will only have fiscal blanks to fire in a downturn
Economy

India will only have fiscal blanks to fire in a downturn

The rosy assumption that India's domestically-driven economy will weather a global economic downturn is flawed.