Fiscal Adjustments Ahead Around the World, A Graphical Look

The size of the sovereign fiscal adjustments ahead around the world, based on the latest IMF figures, assuming countries want to stabilize debt as a percentage of GDP. The numbers represent required contraction in domestic spending (in the cyclically adjusted primary balance) between 2010 and 2030 as a percentage of GDP. Click for a larger version.

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