(Teleborsa) – The sustainability of the debts public it must also be assessed taking into account how the funds deriving from public debt and the cost of servicing the debt are used, that is i interest rates. This was stated by the president of the ECB, Christine Lagarde, answering a question that asked her if she considered a public debt of 160% of GDP sustainable. The president of the ECB agreed with the European Commissioner Paolo Gentiloni who stressed that debt sustainability is not only linked to the figures but also to the general situation. “I would add only two elements to what the Eurocommissioner said. First, what the debt is for and, two, what the cost of servicing the debt counts: both must be taken into account “, said Lagarde.
“The situation economic it is better than we feared a few quarters ago, but we are not out of danger and we must continue to show resilience and perseverance, ”he added during the press conference at the end of the informal Eurogroup in Brno. digital euro he explained: “go ahead”, “we have concluded that we must cooperate and meet as much as possible,” he added.