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Fatal attraction: democracy and the welfare state

Samuel Gregg | 22 June 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: democracy, economics, Global Financial Crisis, welfare state
Expansive and expensive welfare programs have brought European social democracies to the verge of catastrophe. Will democracy hamper economic reform?


Europe’s monetary sins

Samuel Gregg | 07 June 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: economics, Global Financial Crisis
The bailout of Greece is a stunning about-face that calls into question Europe’s commitment to a stable currency.


Germany’s awful choice

Marko Papic and Peter Zeihan | 09 February 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: Germany, Global Financial Crisis, Greece
In the not too distant future, Greece will probably default on its national debt. How will the EU's most powerful economy react?


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