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When is a Current Account Deficit Bad? (English)


A current account deficit is sustainable when its underlying drivers support a smooth correction in the future. It is unsustainable when symptomatic of macroeconomic imbalances that would eventually trigger disruptive adjustments. Although a current account...  See More +


  • Devadas, Sharmila; Loayza, Norman V.;
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