The article analyses the debate about public debt and austerity measures. It explains how too high a level of debt may impact negatively growth and employment. It would be a mistake not to seek to decrease the level of debt, and the budget deficit. The author proposes a strategy to decrease government expenditures and deficits in a reasonable way, as well as some structural measures to be associated.
FOURÇANS, A. (2013). Pourquoi l’endettement est un luxe que tous les pays ne peuvent pas se permettre. Atlantico.