October 21, 2013
The EU Could Face Its Own Shutdown
Jan-Werner Mueller , The Guardian
The Associated Press
Europeans have been stunned and dismayed by the shutdown and near-default of the United States. Perhaps they even felt some schadenfreude. After all, European leaders have been held to ridicule and contempt for their global brinkmanship over the dysfunctional eurozone in recent years – time and again taking their economies to the cliff, only to pull back just before the markets opened.
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