Post Profile

Greece’s sovereign debt and economic realism

After another six months of discussions, Greek debt negotiations succeeded in once again kicking the can down the road. This column analyses how sophisticated and experienced negotiators like the IMF, the Eurozone leadership, and by now even the Greeks, could have let negotiations drag out for so many years, and goes on to propose a plan which might be just radical enough to meet the needs of all parties.
read more


Related Posts

Greece's Odds 7/4 To Exit 'Eurozone' With Betway...But Are All Bets Off?

Business & Finance : Forbes: Business

The Greek situation rolls on and as the country defaulted on a €1.6bn debt repayment to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) yesterday, the country was marked up at 7/4 to leave the Eurozone within six months by online bookmaker Be...

The Real Endgame In Greece That European Leaders Are Privately Praying For

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Clusterstock

Eurozone officials have now agreed that there will be no restructuring of Greek debt, and that the country will receive new funds from the European Union, in addition to those from the IMF. Negotiations on this package are still ong...

Greece Talks on Hold; IMF Admits Haircuts Needed as Surplus Turns to Deficits

Business & Finance / Economics : Mish's Global Economic Trend Analysis

Greece Talks on HoldPierre Moscovici, the European commissioner for economic affairs, warns Debt Talks on Hold Until Greece Agrees Reforms. Greece’s eurozone creditors will not discuss how to get the country’s sovereign debt back on...

The IMF wants Europe to be 'realistic' about the Greek debt crisis

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Clusterstock

The International Monetary Fund is urging finance ministers in the eurozone to get to the negotiation table and start working out a deal to provide Greece with debt relief as talks to find €3 billion of cuts in Greece's budget have ...

IMF Studies Sovereign Debt Restructurings, Admits Its Policy Was Responsible For Greek Depression

Business & Finance : Zero Hedge

It appears causing an economic depression and significantly deteriorating life expectancy in Greece is not enough for the IMF. In a paper published this month, the IMF seeks to study the relationship between GDP and sovereign debt r...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC