希腊悲剧的教训

雅典—访问希腊给我留下了很多深刻印象。当然,其中不少是包括这个国家厚重的历史、丰富的考古遗址、碧蓝的天空和水晶般的海水的。但希腊社会的现状给我的印象同样深刻——以及普通希腊人应对经济灾难的不普通的勇气。

我免不了会带着问题离开希腊。特别是,决策者在国家面对金融危机时应该做些什么不同于希腊的事情?

最严重的政策错误出现在危机爆发之际。2010年上半年希腊无法进入金融市场时已经清楚,公共债务是不可持续的。该国主权债务必须马上重组。

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