Limited Risks To External Debt Position
- Is China's Economy Playing Catch Up with the United States? Hsu, Jay // Chinese American Forum;Jan2011, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p8
The article discusses the capability of China to catch up to the economic wealth of the U.S. It notes that China has become the second largest nation, only behind the U.S., in terms of Gross Domestic Product (GDP). It mentions that an external debt which is more than four times its GDP is...
- Debt? What Debt? // Emerging Europe Monitor: Russia & CIS;Dec2005, Vol. 9 Issue 12, p1
The article focuses on the decrease in the official external debt of Russia by 2006 in relation with the gross domestic product. The source of economic weakness was discussed and its implications for the oil stabilisation fund. The concerns of economists regarding the rapid growth in...
- Economic Structure and Context: Development and Strategy. // Nicaragua Country Monitor;Jun2012, p13
The article reports on the developments related to the economic conditions in Nicaragua. It is stated that the country experienced a positive gross domestic product growth in the last 12 years. However, the country remains highly vulnerable to external shocks such as severe flooding caused by...
- Debt: Maturing Markets. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Apr2007, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p1
The article looks at Poland's external debt in 2006. Even the total external debt has risen from levels near 30% of gross domestic product in 1996 to 46.3%, the composition has remained broadly stable. Yet while the country's debt profile is maturing, it still offers considerable returns for...
- DATABANK. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;12/24/2004, Vol. 48 Issue 52, p47
Presents a tabular representation of the economic performances of Middle East countries in million dollars in 2002 which includes the per capita gross domestic product and external debt.
- ECONOMIC LANDSCAPE. // UK Country Profile;2008, p38
The article offers information on the economic landscape of Great Britain. It states that the country's economic development has been based on its strong industrial centers. However, it notes that the services sector has dominated the industrial sector to become the key driver of economic...
- Managing macroeconomic risks and improving resilience to shocks. // OECD Economic Surveys: Turkey;Oct2006, Vol. 2006 Issue 15, p39
Since the crisis of 2001, an impressive package of fiscal consolidation and institutional reform has created a strong foundation for economic growth. As a result, GDP growth has been strong and stable, inflation has fallen, and the public debt burden has been significantly reduced. Yet the...
- ECONOMY. // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Republic of Poland;February 2005, p11
Reports on the economic conditions in Poland. Growth of the Polish economy in the mid-1990s; Growth in the gross domestic product in 2003 and 2004; Unemployment rate; Account deficit; Growth of a free enterprise economy; Reduction of Poland's foreign debt burden; Agriculture; Foreign trade.
- ECONOMY. // Background Notes on Countries of the World: Iran;Aug2005, p5
Focuses on the economy of Iran as of August 2005. Description of economic development in Iran; Growth of Iran's gross domestic product; Impact of a decrease in oil revenues in 1991 and growing external debt on economic optimism; Rate of unemployment.