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To Save the Euro, a Eurozone Bad Bank Is Urgently Needed

Ismail Erturk | Posted 08.08.2012 | World
Ismail Erturk

The dangerously evolving Spanish banking problem should now ring alarm bells in the EU and the UK. It is time to recognize that the eurozone has a banking crisis that is bigger than the sovereign debt problem.

Ryan McCarthy

What If Davos Actually Worked? | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Later this week, the world's elite will once again gather in Davos, Switzerland at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting. For those of us not atte...

Basel III -- Tightening the Noose on Credit

Ellen Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Ellen Brown

If the big banks that brought you the current credit crisis can already meet the new requirements, what exactly does Basel III achieve, beyond shaking down their smaller competitors?