Euro-Area Government Debt Increases to 92.2% of GDP Amid Crisis

Euro-Area Government Debt Increases to 92.2% of GDP Amid Crisis

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Government debt in Greece, the recipient of two bailout programs since the crisis broke out there in 2009, soared to 160.5 percent of GDP from 136.5 percent in the year-earlier period, according to today's report.