Summers: Debt Focus is 'Wrong,' 'Growth' Fixes Debt

The Wall Street Journal
November 19, 2013 AT 6:35 PM
"If we increase the growth rate by 0.2%," according to Larry Summers, former U.S. Treasury Secretary, "you solve the entire identified fiscal gap problem. Focus on debt, in his view, is "the wrong thing," he said to David Wessel at WSJ's CEO Council.