May 2, 2014

Italy's Long Slide

Raymond de Souza, National Post

The Associated Press

The question for workers in Italy today is not as dramatic as it was for much of the 20th century — is the path to true liberation found in the free economy or in a state-planned one? It is though more vexing, in that the Italian worker is mired in a present and facing a future that looks increasingly bleak with few apparent alternatives. In this, Italy, as the Eurozone’s third largest economy, is suffering what afflicts much of southern Europe.

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