Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Andrea Pescatori , Damiano Sandri , and John Simon
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 13 February 2014
Keywords: growth, gdp growth, debt thresholds, debt ratio, growth rate, General,
Using a novel empirical approach and an extensive dataset developed by the Fiscal Affairs Department of the IMF, we find no evidence of any particular debt threshold above which medium-term growth prospects are dra...