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Euro Value

A Sermonette on Prediction and Its Discontents

Robert Teitelman | Posted 05.29.2012 | Business
Robert Teitelman

In the Financial Times, Stein Ringen, a professor of sociology at Oxford, takes a lash to forecasting-happy economists, this time over the eurozone. The column provides a lesson in how difficult it is to resist the allure of prediction and the appeal of the simple dichotomy.

Euro's Value Slides - And Europe Is Faced With Mounting Debt Crisis

AP | CARLO PIOVANO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LONDON — As Europe works to douse its government debt crisis the flames just keep spreading, with the euro and U.S. stocks sinking Thursday alon...