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Jun 20, 2012 — Johnny Johnson posed this question on our Facebook page. Here's our answer.
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Jun 19, 2012 — Does Greece have any alternatives to austerity?
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Jun 13, 2012 — It's not just money. Germany fears a lack of control. German leaders think if they intertwine themselves more closely with the rest of Europe — without having some control over the actions of other countries — they will once again be on the hook for bailing out their neighbors.
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Jun 1, 2012 — Here's what happened when a European currency union broke up after World War I.
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May 7, 2012 — The election of Socialist Francois Hollande in France and the rejection of austerity policies in Greece raise serious questions about the future of the euro and the fate of the continent's economic union.
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Mar 13, 2012 — What the solution to Europe's debt crisis has to do with a bar on the coast of Spain.
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Dec 16, 2011 — Or: Why a mild-mannered technocrat faces life in prison.
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Dec 6, 2011 — On today's podcast, European leaders want the European Central Bank to save the currency union. But the ECB is a reluctant superhero.
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Nov 8, 2011 — We talk to a British CEO offering a prize to the person who comes up with the best plan to leave the euro.
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Sep 23, 2011 — "We need Greece, we need Spain, we need Italy," a cab driver told us. "It's the ending of war and it's the beginning of a new future. It's the dream for European peoples."
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