The European Tribune is a forum for thoughtful dialogue of European and international issues. You are invited to post comments and your own articles.
Please REGISTER to post.
Somebody really has to explain to people (and politicians, and unfortunately even to central bankers) how a regulatory bank resolution works.
Keynesianism is intellectually hard, as evidenced by the inability of many trained economists to get it - Paul Krugman
The metaphor of the ATMs not working was actually used to bring home to people the seriousness of the situation - unfortunately in an entirely misleading way.
So the key points are - debt restructuring is an entirely routine way of resolving structural imbalanced which have been allowed to build up between debtors and creditors - for which both are responsible, and yes, the ATMS (which is the sum total of many people's experience of banking - will continue to work before, during and after the process.
Index of Frank's Diaries
by Frank Schnittger - May 23 32 comments
by gmoke - May 19 5 comments
by redstar - May 12 18 comments
by redstar - May 14 16 comments
by redstar - May 6 50 comments
by Frank Schnittger - May 2332 comments
by gmoke - May 195 comments
by redstar - May 1416 comments
by redstar - May 1218 comments
by redstar - May 650 comments
by In Wales - May 31 comment
by talos - Apr 2949 comments