Posts Tagged ‘Grexit’

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    Greek Privatization Progress

    Nov 20, 12 • 117 Views • UncategorizedNo Comments

    Will international creditors say yes again to Greece after today’s meeting in Brussels? Part of the deal involves selling or leasing whatever the Greek government owns. The proceeds reduce the debt and meanwhile, by building roads and business parks,...

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    Greek Banks and the “Perfect Financial Storm”

    Jun 8, 12 • 99 Views • Behavioral Economics, Economic History, Financial Markets, Government, International Trade and Finance, Macroeconomic Measurement, Money and Monetary Policy, Regulation, Thinking Economically, UncategorizedNo Comments

    Like New York’s Knickerbocker Bank in 1907 or Jimmy Stewart’s 1930s bank in It’s a Wonderful Life, the ingredients of a classic run include distraught depositors and rumors of a bank’s imminent demise. Lines are long, emotions are...