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Total global debt has continued to burgeon in the ten years since the Financial Crisis. The COVID-19 pandemic stands greatly to add to debt burdens. Much of the additional debt that has been incurred is unlikely to be repaid. Historically, ‘debt Jubilees’ played a key role in the maintenance of social and political stability. It may be time for a managed modern-day programme of debt forgiveness. The dead weight of debt Total debt has continued to rise since the GFC … As Britain’s National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR) has recently detailed, as of 2019,
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Gracias @sebacampanario por cubrir un tema tan importante que incluso en estos momentos " casi no se habla" @INECOArgentina
https://www.lanacion.com.ar/economia/reservas-cognitivas-en-rojo-la-postergada-economia-de-la-salud-mentale-nid2454523

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