Give Greece a Chance

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Series Details Vol.50, No.2, March-April 2015
Publication Date March 2015
ISSN 0020-5346
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The current complicated economic situation in Greece — and the rising political uncertainty that once again accompanies it — has important repercussions for growth, incomes, employment and the banking system in both the short and long term. The new Greek government is trying to perform a balancing act that will on the one hand satisfy its electorate and the more extreme fractions within the Syriza party and on the other hand offer a number of key concessions to the country’s European partners. It is thus imperative to carefully select which concessions the EU should make towards the new government.

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