Grexit

The threat of Grexit has had a brief rollercoaster of a history. In 2010 it put the fear of God in financiers' hearts and minds as their banks were replete with Greek debt. Even in 2012, when Germany's finance minister, Wolfgang Schäuble, decided that Grexit's costs were a worthwhile “investment” as a way of disciplining France et al, the prospect continued to scare the living daylights out of almost everyone else.

Titre
Germany won't spare Greek pain – it has an interest in breaking us
Auteurs
  • Varoufakis YANIS
Éditeur
The Guardian
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