|Author (Person)||Dadush, Uri, Stancil, Bennett|
|Publisher||Centre for Economic Policy Research|
|Content Type||Journal | Series | Blog|
The recent fiscal problems in Greece, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, and Spain have left the single currency in need of rescue. But this article argues that this is only part of the problem. Until leaders deal with the core issues – the periphery’s lost competitiveness and misaligned economic structures – Europe’s rescue will ultimately fail.
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|Subject Categories||Economic and Financial Affairs|
|Countries / Regions||Europe|