January 24, 2014

Is Finland a Victim of Austerity?

Carol Matlack, Bloomberg Businessweek

The Associated Press

Finland stood resolutely with austerity hawks in the debate over managing Europe’s debt crisis. But while that crisis is now easing, Finland’s own economy is ailing—and some are asking whether an overdose of austerity is to blame.

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January 17, 2014
The Real Scandal in France
Paul Krugman, New York Times
I haven’t paid much attention to François Hollande, the president of France, since it became clear that he wasn’t going to break with Europe’s destructive, austerity-minded policy orthodoxy. But now he... more ››