May 8, 2012
Italy's Political Outsiders Have Their Day
Tobias Jones, The Guardian
Unlike France and Greece, the election results can't really be read as a reaction against austerity measures. Since Italy currently has a "technocratic" government (a non-political coalition of managerial safe-hands), those dishing out austerity weren't facing the electorate anyway.
TAGGED: Italy, Eurozone, Beppe Grillo