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Finally, a song on the Euro debt crisis

A fistful of Euros (image via Wikipedia)
My colleagues at “The Guardian” are not only …

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Don’t listen to the banks' lobbyists – Basel III is way too soft

Canary Wharf, London: Big banks, big risks (Photo: Dave Pape, via Wikimedia Commons)
ECB President …

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Filed under Banking, Financial Crisis, Regulation

Axel Weber's odd justification for his resignation

A couple of days ago I explained why I think the  resignation of Bundesbank …

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A forum of economic know it alls

Economists and the public – this really is a complicated affair. Last week, Kartik …

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Estonia and the Euro – hiring a speedboat to get on the Titanic?

Estonia will join the Euro in 2011. Is this really a good idea? Continue reading

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Filed under General Economics, Monetary Policy