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Angela Merkel’s Pyrrhic Victory

October 9, 2013


Angela Merkel’s Pyrrhic Victory by George Soros – Project Syndicate BUDAPEST – As far as Germany is concerned, the drama of the euro crisis is over. The subject was barely discussed in the country’s recent election campaign. Chancellor Angela Merkel did what was necessary to ensure the euro’s survival, and she did so at the […]

The Future of Europe Remarks delivered by George Soros at the Global Economic Symposium October 1, 2013 :: Kiel, Germany

October 2, 2013


George made the following remarks today at the Global Economic Symposium in Kiel, Germany. In his remarks, George analyzes the current state of the euro crisis and warns that a looming period of economic stagnation may destroy the union. I shall take a holistic approach to the future of Europe. I have developed a conceptual […]

España, el peligro de estar de moda

June 7, 2012


 Aguas Internacionales >> Blogs EL PAÍS. El Banco Central Europeo devuelve la pelota a los dirigentes europeos. Son ellos y no el BCE quienes deben resolver las múltiples crisis: la económica, la bancaria, la del euro. Es la tesis del Financial Times, el periódico más duro con el Gobierno de Mariano Rajoy.

Germany must take control of the eurozone crisis – before its too late | George Soros | Business |

June 7, 2012


George Soros | Business | European authorities, with Germany at the centre, have a three-month window during which they can still correct their mistakes and reverse current trends

The Crisis in Europe

June 6, 2012


Remarks at the Festival of Economics, Trento Italy | George Soros. Until recently, my interpretation of financial markets was either ignored or dismissed by academic economists. All this has changed since the crash of 2008. Reflexivity became recognized but, with the exception of Imperfect Knowledge Economics, the foundations of economic theory have not been subjected […]

Our future is in the hands of men who havent grown up

June 4, 2012


| John Harris | Comment is free | The Guardian. In past crises our leaders had age and experience. Now they come across as dilettantes distracted by games on their iPads

It’s Time to Stop Using Chewing Gum and Chicken Wire in Spain

May 21, 2012


It’s Time to Stop Using Chewing Gum and Chicken Wire in Spain. By Edward Hugh  – Don’t Shoot the Messenger – EconoMonitor “Every leg of the eurozone crisis has been marked by denial of the full scale of the problems. Whether Spain’s authorities have been deceitful or wilfully blind makes little difference at this point. […]

Could the euro survive a Greek exit?

May 15, 2012


BBC News.