Sunday, March 17, 2013
March 17, 2013 President Nicos Anastassiades went on television to say he was working to amend parts of the bailout deal struck with negotiators from eurozone countries and the IMF. The deal would levy taxes on all bank deposits, the first time the eurozone has dipped into people's savings to pay for a bailout.
Friday, January 25, 2013
January 25, 2013 If you're looking for the beginning — and, possibly, the end — of the European financial crisis, you can find it in a single building: The Greek statistics office, at 46 Peireos Street in Athens.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
January 24, 2013 His secret: He told people what they wanted to hear.
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
Friday, September 07, 2012
Thursday, September 06, 2012
September 6, 2012 Are you a eurozone country? Are you having a hard time borrowing money? Mario Draghi has a deal for you.
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
August 28, 2012 Despite its many noble goals, the euro has been, in many ways, disastrous.
Friday, August 17, 2012
Friday, August 10, 2012
August 10, 2012 An office building on the Dutch-German border was supposed to make it easy to work in both countries. But it's also a reminder of how the European dream isn't yet a reality.
Thursday, August 09, 2012
August 9, 2012 Inside a European office building, a metal line divides Germany and the Netherlands — and reveals the limits of the European dream.
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Friday, July 13, 2012
Friday, June 15, 2012
June 15, 2012 Who says disco is dead? Or that it can't be used to explain complicated news events, like the debt crisis that threatens to disassemble Europe as we know it. A number of eurzone-themed songs are making their way up the monetary charts.
Friday, June 01, 2012
June 1, 2012 Here's what happened when a European currency union broke up after World War I.