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Wednesday, May 31, 2006

We like our debt

With no comment, here is a chart of borrowing by major sector over the past twelve years.

This is borrowing by year, not aggregate or total debt. Federal borrowing shown here is the so-called "unified" budget, meaning the operating budget after it gets done raiding Social Security. In coming days, we'll put up some other charts from the Fed's release. Then we'll comment.
# Posted by Alan : 1:38 PM