School of Economics | How does the Government finance its Borrowing?
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How does the Government finance its Borrowing? The UK government has a national debt of over 55% of GDP. It finances its debt by borrowing from the private sector. Its debt is managed by the Debt Management Office DMO 1. By issuing government bonds (gilt edged stocks) demand comes mainly from...