June 18, 2024
You are here:  Home  >  Banking & Finance  >  Current Article

Portfolio Watch: Fiscal prudence is hot again; demand for homes slowing


• “Forecasts of debt and deficits for the world’s leading economies are reaching uncomfortable levels,” writes Northern Trust, in an article that suggests fiscal prudence may be making a comeback. It warns “rising interest payments may limit efforts to use fiscal policy to combat the possibility of economic downturns,” and if deficits are not addressed…


    This article is only available to Business Times subscribers
  • Subscribers: or REGISTER for complete digital access.
  • Not a Subscriber? SUBSCRIBE for full access to our weekly newspaper, online edition and Book of Lists.
  • Check the STATUS of your Subscription Account.