Archives for posts with tag: EU

MONEY BUZZ Report: FINANCIAL MARKETS APPROVE END TO AUSTERITY? By Ambassador Mo
Francois Hollande defeating Nicolas Sarkozy may not have been much of surprise, but how about the reaction of investors and the financial markets which normally hate uncertainty? The traditional media are still holding to the old storyline that the markets are shaken by the victory of Hollande, but is that so clear or even accurate? –More–
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Blog Report: FRENCH VOTE AGAINST AUSTERITY? By Ambassador Mo
Marine Le Pen did her best Joan of Arc imitation spewing nationalist manure, but the real fertilizer for both left & right was a rebellion against austerity that had become fashion in the last year. Nicolas Sarkozy was perceived as one of the alchemists in devising the European response to the international financial crisis – only to get sucked into an even more damaging Eurozone crisis. –More–
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