Yanis Varoufakis

Crush the Greeks!

Crush the Greeks!

Geithner was the only person in that room of morally enraged Europeans with his eye on the proverbial ball.

The Greek bailout revisited in the light of the Geithner revelations.

 Yanis Varoufakis

If Scotland, why not Greece?

If Scotland, why not Greece?

Why an independent Scotland should get out of sterling, but Greece should not volunteer to exit the Eurozone.

Why an independent Scotland should get out of sterling, but Greece should not volunteer to exit the Eurozone

 WEAYL: Godot Economics

Beware of Olli Rehn and his siren call for flexibility

Beware of Olli Rehn and his siren call for flexibility

Olli Rehn laments the “lack of fleixibility” in Spain’s labour market but his call for flexibility is a siren call.

 Luis Martín

The Canary Islands, Spain’s Paradise Lost

The Canary Islands, Spain’s Paradise Lost

The country’s hard-won welfare state system is in reverse gear, with rights and social justice being handed back to charities, as was the case in pre-constitutional Spain.

 Deutsche Bank Research

France: Low yields but rising unemployment

France: Low yields but rising unemployment

Even with low yields, soaring unemployment will be the defining force.

 Peter Tchir

The Paucity of Growth

The Paucity of Growth

Europe is about to begin its “Audacity of Hope” moment.