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Palabras desde Atenas – Words From Athens

Palabras desde Atenas – Words From Athens

Un escritor español residente en Atenas envía un mensaje a Europa sobre la crisis griega.

 Deutsche Bank Research

Eurozone: Opening Pandora’s box

Eurozone: Opening Pandora’s box

For the first time, eurozone leaders were willing to openly acknowledge that a member state might actually leave the euro.

 John Browne

Greek Democracy Could Be Costly

Greek Democracy Could Be Costly

When the Greek referendum looked like a possibility, a thinly disguised panic erupted along the corridors of power in Europe.

 Amy Goodman

[VIDEO] EU: Democracy Incompatible with Debt Collection

[VIDEO] EU: Democracy Incompatible with Debt Collection

Interview with Michael Hudson on the Greek crisis.

 Peter Tchir

Well played Mr. Papandreou

Well played Mr. Papandreou

I would be very careful buying Italian CDS as they could redenominate their bonds in LIRE and it wouldn’t be a Credit Event.

 Peter Tchir

Greek Write-downs – Let’s Do ONE Thing Correctly

Greek Write-downs – Let’s Do ONE Thing Correctly

A real default is the only good and fair way to ensure the write-downs occur and the system can move beyond Greece.

 John Browne

Greeks May Look North

Greeks May Look North

The rioting in Greece indicates that there may be massive voter enthusiasm for a solution along the lines of what occurred in Iceland.

 Ricardo Arriaga

“Goin’ Up Easy, Comin’ Down Hard…” (cartoon)

“Goin’ Up Easy, Comin’ Down Hard…” (cartoon)

Learning to land…

 Peter Tchir

Any Greek Restructuring Should Be Designed To Trigger A Credit Event

Any Greek Restructuring Should Be Designed To Trigger A Credit Event

As talk about an actual restructuring of Greek debt increases, the EU continues to think that avoiding a CDS Credit Event is a good thing.

 Michael Hudson

[VIDEO] The Greek People Never Agreed to the Debt or Austerity

[VIDEO] The Greek People Never Agreed to the Debt or Austerity

Michael Hudson discusses how democracy has been subverted.

 Luis Martín

Europe’s Greek Moment: Interview with Yanis Varoufakis

Europe’s Greek Moment: Interview with Yanis Varoufakis

«If Berlin comes to the conclusion that it wants ‘out’, it will get out itself before giving the green light to Athens to leave.» -Yanis Varoufakis

 Luis Martín

«Si Berlín llega a la conclusión de que quiere ‘salirse’ del euro, saldrá por sí mismo antes de darle luz verde a Atenas para que lo abandone» –Yanis Varoufakis

«Si Berlín llega a la conclusión de que quiere ‘salirse’ del euro, saldrá por sí mismo antes de darle luz verde a Atenas para que lo abandone»  –Yanis Varoufakis

Entrevista al economista griego Yanis Varoufakis.