April 25th-May 1st 2020

The Economist PDF ePub mobi - April 25th-May 1st 2020

After the disease, the debt
National leaders like to talk about the struggle against covid-19 as a war. Mostly this is a figure of speech, but in one respect they are right. Public borrowing in the rich world is set to soar to levels last seen amid the rubble and smoke of 1945...