Australia ranks 13th highest national debt out of G20 nations

With the G20 Leaders’ Summit held in Brisbane this weekend, has compared how each of the 20 nations financially stack up against each other. Out of the G20 nations, the European Union holds the biggest national debt, with a whopping US$14.8 trillion (A$16.8 trillion). This isn’t surprising given the European Union is made up of…

The G20 economies explained in 12 charts

By Charis Palmer and Emil Jeyaratnam, The Conversation At the G20 meeting in Brisbane this weekend we are going to hear a lot of talk about current accounts, GDP, CPI as well as a whole blizzard of more obscure acronyms and economic measures. To help you make sense of it all we have prepared the following…