Markets are starting to worry about the debt ceiling, in one chart

September 24, 2013

This, from financial services information company Markit, is a measure of how worried investors are that the United States will default on its debts. Note the trend over the last several months, and note how, on Monday, it changed.

Source: Markit


Jim Tankersley covers economic policy for The Post. He's from Oregon, and he misses it.
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