austerity

Two years ago, during my first research trip to Kyiv, I had the honor of meeting one of Maidan's most dedicated youth activists
GOP-led spending cuts have led to "the most discouraging recovery on record," an Economic Policy Institute study says.
In future history classrooms, students will likely be told the tale of the tag-team assault on Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn by the mainstream media and MPs.
Italy’s banks are on the brink of collapse, but the E.U. is forbidding a bailout.
As a result of EU rules, it will be difficult to conduct many of the transactions which now take place in London if the UK is no longer part of the EU. This means that a large part of London's financial industry will soon be looking for a new home.
They see echoes of their own frustrations in the United Kingdom's vote for a Brexit.
We cannot change other people's minds. But we must try to help people see the implications of their decision. One candidate is sane and experienced, has a detailed grasp of policy, and knows world leaders. The other is gaspingly ignorant, shoots from the hip, and is openly contemptuous toward women and minorities.
His new bill would put the island's economy ahead of vulture fund profits.
It is important to remember what the European Central Bank (ECB) was doing when the "debt crisis turned into a liquidity panic."
A new IMF paper questions the value of harsh measures, but it's not going to result in any major changes.
While EU leaders celebrate a new deal, Greece's citizens ready for yet another round of cuts.
The International Monetary Fund has proposed debt relief. Now it just needs Germany to sign on.