Are Finns living beyond their means?
Silvo, Aino (10.01.2019)
JulkaisusarjaBank of Finland. Bulletin
JulkaisijaBank of Finland
Julkaisun pysyvä osoite onhttps://urn.fi/URN:NBN:fi:bof-201902121063
Finnish household consumption surpassed disposable income in 2016–2017. This has raised public concerns over household indebtedness. Is there a cause for concern, and how does household saving in Finland stack up against other countries? This article looks at the development of the household savings rate in Finland and compares this with household saving in other Nordic countries.