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  • 6 things to know about this weekend's pivotal Greek talksSun Jul 12, 2015 | vox.com
    European leaders are meeting again in Brussels today to decide on Greece's future — in or out of the eurozone. They've signaled that this weekend could be Greece's last...
  • Europe's Final (?) CountdownFri Jul 10, 2015 | theatlantic.com
    Negotiations over whether, and how, Greece will pay its debts, cut domestic spending, or have to leave the eurozone continued on Friday with a new set of proposals from...
  • Germany concedes Greece needs debt relief; Greek plan awaitedThu Jul 09, 2015 | reuters.com
    Germany conceded on Thursday that Greece would need some debt restructuring as part of any new loan program to make its economy viable as the Greek cabinet raced to...
  • Greeks defy Europe with overwhelming referendum 'No'Sun Jul 05, 2015 | reuters.com
    Greeks voted overwhelmingly on Sunday to reject terms of a bailout, risking financial ruin in a show of defiance that could splinter Europe. With nearly half of the...
  • Greek referendum: 5 ways a Sun Jul 05, 2015 | vox.com
    Officially, today's referendum in Greece asks whether to accept a European bailout proposal from the European Commission, the European Central Bank, and the International...
  • 9 myths about the Greek crisisThu Jul 02, 2015 | politico.com
    The citizens of Greece face a referendum Sunday that could decide the survival of their elected government and the fate of the country in the Eurozone and Europe. Narrowly,...
  • 7 questions about Greece’s huge crisis you were too embarrassed to askTue Jun 30, 2015 | washingtonpost.com
    After five years of bailouts, budget battles, and a battered economy, Greece is on the brink of becoming the first country to ever leave the eurozone. Now, if it seems...
  • IMF warns Fed should delay rate hike until 2016Thu Jun 04, 2015 | reuters.com
    The U.S. Federal Reserve should delay a rate hike until the first half of 2016 until there are signs of a pickup in wages and inflation, the International Monetary Fund...
  • Ukraine's new bail-out: Nothing yetWed Feb 04, 2015 | economist.com
    ON JANUARY 21st the Ukrainian government and the IMF announced that Ukraine would be seeking a new, bigger bail-out. They also announced that they would start negotiating...
  • IMF and World Bank are losing clout in developing countriesFri May 31, 2013 | guardian.co.uk
    There is a battle going on within and outside the World Bank right now over its flagship Doing Business report and index. This may not appear to be exactly a household...