Posts Tagged: bailout
Greece's left-wing government stood up to their creditors, only to be politically executed. Is the far right set to pick up the mantle?
Europe's proven plenty capable at regulating lightbulbs and vegetables. But it's failed utterly at making democratic decisions about money.
From Athens to Tehran, powerful countries make the rules and break the rules. Everyone else just squeezes the best deal they can — for now, anyway.
The European debt crisis has little to do with poor budgeting and everything to do with crony capitalism.
Throughout Europe, extremist right-wing parties have been on the rise and radical ideas are gaining traction.
Poor Bulgaria. Once again the Germans are headed her way—this time armed with nothing more than a change of currency and the policies of austerity that go along with it.
Despite Cyprus' small size, the implications of its bailout deal deal could have serious consequences for the eurozone.
The Spanish bailout is yet another witches brew of cutbacks, layoffs, and austerity.
If Spain and Italy are forced to apply for bailouts, it is not clear the European Union or the euro would survive.
This contradictory document identifies financial institution failures and calls for new regulatory measures, and at the same time, salutes the free market and some of the institutions behind the financial and economic crisis.