Monthly Archives: August 2018

The euro crisis is far from over: What the EU could have learned from Greece – but didn’t

2018-08-21T09:57:55+00:00

BY HARALD SCHUMANN In the end, the ministers and commissioners spoke as if they were good Europeans again.It was, according Pierre Moscovici, EU Commissioner for Monetary Union "a historic day for the eurozone" and he added that "the crisis is now behind us.”"It’s done," confirmed Portugal’s Finance Minister Mario Centeno, currently chairman of the Eurogroup. "With our solidarity it was successful,” said his German colleague Olaf Scholz, and Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker stated that "Europe should be proud of its common currency".With such collective self-praise the eurozone leaders recently celebrated the end of their crisis programme for over-indebted Greece (it [...]

The euro crisis is far from over: What the EU could have learned from Greece – but didn’t2018-08-21T09:57:55+00:00
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