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Well yes. Do you really want to argue that a relevant proportion under discussion at London wasowed to greece?

Germany received massive stimulus funds?

Just like anybody else, including Greece and proportionally the least.

by IM on Sat Feb 18th, 2012 at 10:22:47 AM EST
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Greece received was funding for the war against the Communists that lasted until 1949. Literally nothing for industry or anything else.
by Upstate NY on Sat Feb 18th, 2012 at 06:40:06 PM EST
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Greece did get:

1948/1949: 176

1949/1950: 156

1951: 45 million $

from the Marshall plan. That is not nothing.

by IM on Sun Feb 19th, 2012 at 04:24:00 PM EST
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You're evading Upstate NY's point that Greece in the postwar years was a theatre for the "Allies" against Communism in a quite different way from West Germany. While West Germany was the poster child, Greece was literally a battleground.
by afew (afew(a in a circle)eurotrib_dot_com) on Mon Feb 20th, 2012 at 01:43:30 AM EST
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You're evading

Say it ain't so!

tens of millions of people stand to see their lives ruined because the bureaucrats at the ECB don't understand introductory economics -- Dean Baker

by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Mon Feb 20th, 2012 at 02:12:14 AM EST
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