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The Weekend Quiz – June 24-25

Welcome to The Weekend Quiz. The quiz tests whether you have been paying attention or not to the blogs I post. See how you go with the following questions. Your results are only known to you and no records are retained.

1. Issuing government debt reduces the risk of inflation arising from deficit spending because the private sector has less money to spend.

2. If net exports are running at 2 per cent of GDP, and the private domestic sector overall is saving an equivalent of 3 per cent of GDP, the government must be running a surplus equal to 1 per cent of GDP.

3. To reduce the public debt ratio, the government has to eventually run primary fiscal surpluses.

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