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Europe Austerity Measures

How Europe Can Escape the Austerity Trap

Jacques Attali | Posted 04.16.2014 | World
Jacques Attali

europeunemployment.jpg It will become clear sooner rather than later that the present rigorous and painful course of austerity will not on its own solve the specific problems that European citizens face in their lives.

EU To Slow Pace Of Austerity

AP | JUERGEN BAETZ and RAF CASERT | Posted 07.29.2013 | Business

BRUSSELS — The European Union softened its demands for austerity Wednesday when it gave France, Spain and four other member states more time to ...

Nearly All EU Countries Reach Deal In Aim To End Crisis, Stimulate Growth

AP | SARAH DiLORENZO and GABRIELE STEINHAUSER | Posted 03.31.2012 | Business

BRUSSELS — All European Union countries except Britain and the Czech Republic agreed Monday to sign a new treaty designed to stop overspending i...

Massive Strikes Promise Headaches For European Travelers

AP | By RAF CASERT | Posted 12.22.2011 | World

BRUSSELS -- Holiday strikes to protest austerity measures paralyzed ground traffic in Belgium, delayed flights in Paris, and promised days of headache...