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The Cure for Europe: A Public Option for Money and a Public Bank

Scott Baker | Posted 01.27.2013 | World
Scott Baker

Europe is a different case from other countries, since they have nothing close to monetary sovereignty, and they are completely reliant on an international, stateless European Central Bank, that is, for now, mostly controlled by Germany.

Never Again, Not Even One Bit!

Alexander Goerlach | Posted 12.25.2011 | World
Alexander Goerlach

Europe does not require a new narrative. The only task in front of us is the defense of "never again." Our historical vision must expand to include another pastime of European states: debt-financed budgets.

EU Offers A Big Break To Greece And Ireland

Posted 07.09.2011 | Business

BRUSSELS/ATHENS (By By John O'Donnell and Ingrid Melander) - The European Union is looking to lower interest rates on bailout loans to Greece an...

European Debt Crisis: EU Plans Closer Spending Scutiny

AP | AOIFE WHITE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BRUSSELS — European Union officials urged a crackdown on widespread government overspending, calling Wednesday for much closer economic coordina...

Greece Derails: Is Europe Far Behind?

Simon Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Simon Johnson

Destabilizing actions or inflammatory statements by Greece make an orderly financial rescue less likely and put another major international economic crisis firmly on the table.