欧洲政治困局

巴黎—2009年,当上一次欧洲议会选举举行时,欧洲人民似乎全部面临着相同的威胁。放眼欧洲大陆,政府无不忙于收拾前一年爆发的全球危机带来的乱局。五年后,在欧洲议会举行新一轮选举前夕,局面似乎已经天翻地覆。

2009年,欧洲面临着基本相同的使命——援助受困银行、抵抗衰退、遏制事业飙升。政策是统一的:紧急刺激,并继之以财政整合。

诚然,国与国之间存在不同,但大部分观察者认为,相比共同挑战,这些不同并不重要。毕竟,欧元区南部的失业只是略高于北部,公债/GDP比率也似乎走在趋同的道路上。

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