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.
You're going to have countries going further into recession, making it harder for them to service their debt, that will be seen and responded to as a currency crisis.
So you're saying another three iterations of Teh Stupid: One to realise that it's a currency crisis (European Tribune: Get your news two years early), but deal with it by the IMF playbook. Another one to realise that maybe it's time to dust off the proper policy response (John Maynard Keynes: Get your policy response eighty years early). And a third one to actually get their act together and convince even the dumbest Bild Zeitung reading meatbrain that Keynes was right all along.
What great fun. Maybe I should move to Germany.
Friends come and go. Enemies accumulate.
The recent boffo-socko idea of a BALANCED BUDGET!!1!11!!eleventyone!!!! is Yet Another bit of evidence showing how removed from reality TPTB are.
She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre
Maybe I should move to Germany.
Why bother? German policy, at a minimum, is coming to you.
"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
Germany policy is designed to benefit Germany.
by joelado - Oct 20 10 comments
by Frank Schnittger - Oct 19 21 comments
by Frank Schnittger - Oct 16 7 comments
by Frank Schnittger - Oct 14 1 comment
by Frank Schnittger - Oct 5 126 comments
by DoDo - Oct 2 10 comments
by gmoke - Sep 27 9 comments
by joelado - Oct 2010 comments
by Frank Schnittger - Oct 1921 comments
by Frank Schnittger - Oct 167 comments
by Frank Schnittger - Oct 141 comment
by Frank Schnittger - Oct 5126 comments
by DoDo - Oct 210 comments
by gmoke - Sep 279 comments
by gmoke - Sep 25