Harald Sander, Technical University of Cologne European financial markets are already betting on the victory of centrist
There is no doubt that the reform program of the 1990s was not ambitious enough. In addition, it was saddled with frequent
That Spartan culture of sacrifice and honor, of courage and commitment, is a fundamental part of the Greek Way. It reflects the values, enterprise, and determination of the people of Greece. They deserve our help and support, and - like the ancient Greeks before them - they will stand with and for us as well.
The rhetoric around central banks now mainly centers on central banks being "out of ammunition" or the associated loss of
Romania is still often thought of as a country that is poor, corrupt, with dysfunctional public institutions and inefficient industry, a country that has yet to emerge from the shadows of its past. In reality, Romania is gradually conquering its longstanding internal issues to emerge as a financially sound country, one that is coming into a new era and in doing so is demonstrating the value of a gradual, cautious, approach to EU integration.
There is a Mafia-like quality to the threats emanating from EU officials, who are acknowledged to be contemplating how much punishment they can mete out to the UK if the people should dare to vote the wrong way.
It is important to remember what the European Central Bank (ECB) was doing when the "debt crisis turned into a liquidity panic."
The International Monetary Fund has proposed debt relief. Now it just needs Germany to sign on.
By one measure, the economic crisis that has long ravaged Europe is finally over.
President Draghi promised to do whatever it takes to preserve the euro. If the ECB is to provide economic assistance to the
Eight years after the global financial crisis, the world economy as a whole looks mediocre, and Europe's looks bleak at best.