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Making Sense of the National Debt (Page One Economics)

The current total national debt is over $22 trillion—and growing—with no reduction in sight. How much debt is too much? Are there risks from too much debt? The November 2019 issue of Page One Economics® addresses these questions and how government debt differs from household debt.

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Audience:   High School, College, Consumers
Language:   English
Subjects:   AP, Economics, Civics/Government
Resource Types:   Publications, Lessons
Concepts:   Deficit, Fiscal Policy, Role of Government