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Personal and corporate sector debt

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This article examines the influence of debt on the behaviour of households and firms in the recent recession. It compares the levels of debt in the two sectors in recent years, and the sectors’ reactions to indebtedness. It then considers each sector in turn. Debt was more unevenly spread across both households and firms in the recent recession than in its predecessors. Partly as a result, disaggregated data can in both cases help in reaching a more accurate picture of the influence of debt o...

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Michael Devereux More by this author
Gabriel Sterne More by this author
Jennifer Smith More by this author
Publication date:
1994-05-05
URN:
uuid:90351280-03a3-4f4c-93d0-283bff17a529
Local pid:
oai:eureka.sbs.ox.ac.uk:1306

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