Tim Brinton

欧洲脱险了吗?

檀香山—欧元区危机结束了,或者说,我们被告知它结束了。但几个季度的经济增长就能证明复苏吗?

毋庸置疑,自2012年初以来,欧洲的前景光明了许多。十个欧元区国家刚刚被评级机构标准普尔公司调低了评级。经济活动处于下跌螺旋中,紧张的投资者纷纷逃离南欧银行。西班牙政府即将将其第四大银行Bankia国有化,但找不到哪里筹集对其进行资本重组的资金。政府债券的利率在节节上升。

与此同时,希腊选举临近,人们担心新政府将拒绝接受该国与欧盟和IMF的融资协议。果真如此的话,希腊将被迫退出欧元区。

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