Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
We are about to see how the world economy operates when three out of four of its cylinders are fouled. Only the BRICS - ex China - remain, though Japan is showing some promise.

Export! To whom? If aliens wish to make contact now would be a propitious moment.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."

by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Thu Jun 20th, 2013 at 10:16:49 AM EST
i can see them lining up for KFC franchises and aerospace contracts, maybe BMW dealerships even...

or maybe they haven't mastered hedge funding, and want to come learn to hypothecate like we earthlings can.

'The history of public debt is full of irony. It rarely follows our ideas of order and justice.' Thomas Piketty

by melo (melometa4(at)gmail.com) on Fri Jun 21st, 2013 at 09:35:03 AM EST
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