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From Ireland to Greece: Tragedy and Renewal in the Eurozone Crisis

Sean Kay | Posted 09.05.2012 | World
Sean Kay

What struck me most in talking to people in Athens and other parts of Greece was how common the refrains were from my visits to Ireland. People in both countries want the world to know the pain they are feeling.

How Ireland Can Lead the Way for the Global Economy

Sean Kay | Posted 09.26.2011 | World
Sean Kay

As the rest of the world looks with shock at what went wrong in Ireland and as Irish anger grows, it is time to refocus discussion on what Ireland can do for itself.

No More Bailouts For Ireland, Though

Posted 07.30.2011 | Business

DUBLIN (Carmel Crimmins) - Ireland's government moved on Monday to quash speculation it would be forced to seek a second EU-IMF bailout and said i...

Ireland Expects Debt Restructuring Within Three Years, Report Says

Posted 07.08.2011 | Business

Ireland's government expects the country's debts will be restructured within the next three years, The Irish Mail on Sunday reported, citing an un...

The Debt Problems Of The European Periphery

baselinescenario.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Last week's renewed anxiety over bond market collapse in Europe's periphery should come as no surprise.  Greece's EU/IMF program heaps more public de...

Greek Debt Crisis: Why It Could Be A Good Thing For Europe

Reuters | Brian Love | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

PARIS (Reuters) - Greece's debt crisis may end up helping Europe in the long run if it pressures governments to start addressing the potentially colos...

European Union's Cutbacks For Indebted Countries Feed Worries Of A "Second Great Depression"

AP | SHAWN POGATCHNIK and PAN PYLAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DUBLIN — To keep its debt crisis from mushrooming out of control, the European Union is imposing harsh cutbacks on millions of ordinary people i...

George Soros: The euro will face bigger tests than Greece

ft.com | George Soros | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The construction of the Euro, George Soros writes, "is patently flawed. A fully fledged currency requires both a central bank and a Treasury. The Trea...