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Eurozone Recession

Europe Just Keeps Getting Worse

Reuters | Posted 02.12.2013 | Business

By Jonathan Cable LONDON, Dec 14 (Reuters) - The euro zone recession has deepened in the current quarter after the bloc's private sect...

Recession AGAIN?!

Reuters | Posted 01.14.2013 | Business

* Euro zone GDP falls 0.1 pct in third quarter * France, Germany rise 0.2 but Netherlands, Spain, Italy fall * Belgium ...

'A New Recession'

Reuters | Posted 11.30.2012 | Business

By Jonathan Cable LONDON, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Euro zone manufacturing put in its worst performance in the three months to September sinc...

Not Even Germany Can Escape The Debt Crisis

Reuters | Posted 11.04.2012 | Business

LONDON, Sept 5 (Reuters) - The euro zone is likely to have slipped back into recession in the current quarter, according to a survey published on We...

Why Not to Worry About Europe

Gene Marks | Posted 10.27.2012 | World
Gene Marks

Instability in Europe's banking system could very well affect many of our own financial institutions. Rising unemployment could cause political instability, a disruption in the flow of goods and yet another reunion of The Spice Girls to distract the populace. Yes, these are grave concerns.

If the Economy Turns Down, Let's Prevent a Second Panic

Deepak Chopra | Posted 08.04.2012 | Business
Deepak Chopra

By any measure, America needs to take better care of its citizens, especially in the face of lost pensions and benefits in the private sector. In this election year, both candidates promise jobs, jobs, jobs, but the real issue is human welfare.

The Jamaicanization of Europe

Mark Weisbrot | Posted 07.29.2012 | World
Mark Weisbrot

Jamaica may seem worlds away from Eurozone countries, which are three or four times richer. But they face a common problem, and they could easily mimic the dismal economic performance that Jamaica has seen over the past 20 years.

There Might Actually Be Some Good News For The Eurozone's Economy

Reuters | Posted 05.12.2012 | Business

PARIS, March 12 (Reuters) - The euro zone is showing tentative signs of improvement, the latest monthly readout from the Organisation for Economic C...

Recession Looking More And More Likely In Eurozone

Reuters | Posted 04.23.2012 | Business


Key Joblessness Indicator Gives Reason For Optimism

Posted 01.05.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON - New claims for unemployment benefits fell by 15,000 last week in the latest sign the labor market was improving and could help the countr...