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Michael Keating. Austerity, the Greek Economy and Grexit

Faced with an unenviable choice between more austerity and a Grexit from the Euro the Greek Government after six months of resistance caved in and reluctantly opted for more austerity. Two weeks ago in the recent elections the Greek people … Continue reading

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Peter Blackrock. Germany in control.

What is happening in the European Union and Eurozone? Clearly, there is a seismic shift underway. Here is one interpretation of what is happening. The key driving force behind the shift is the German Finance Minister, Wolfgang Schaeuble. He is … Continue reading

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Michael Keating. Greece’s Predicament

The front page news story for weeks now has been what is happening to Greece and what will happen. The markets, the various authorities and the media all treat Greece’s predicament as if it were solely a matter of excessive … Continue reading

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