Tag Archives: ECB

Italy: The Master of Its Fate

If Italy’s government tames its radical instincts it could be allowed to get away with a few things. But if it is confrontational with the EU it will be heading for trouble.

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Italy and the Euro

If a radical government in Rome plunges Italy into a deep crisis, it would still be an Italian crisis — rather than a “euro“ crisis.

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Will Italy Spell the End of the Euro?

France and Germany will be very flexible in their response to Italian demands, irrespective of the official rhetoric from Berlin and Paris.

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How Poland and Germany Can Close Ranks

Instead of seeking war reparations from Germany, Poland should take steps that bring the country closer to the euro area to secure the country’s long-term economic interests.

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High Time for Europe to Shed its “Universal Banking Model”

The “Universal Banking Model” has become a threat to economic, financial and social stability.

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Brexit: What If?

Britain and the EU

What happens if the UK voters decide on June 23, 2016 to leave the European Union?

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EU: On the Road to a Tallin Treaty?

A prediction about what lies ahead for the European Union.

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The Real Meaning of Greece’s No

The Greeks have voted No. What is the road ahead for Greece and Europe?

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Spain and UK: Prickly Comparison for Cameron

Both UK and Spain are formally monarchies, have long coast lines and face separatist challenges.

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Varoufakis’s Ill-Advised Visions

Yanis Varoufakis’s vision for the Eurozone.

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