Radio: Europe on the Edge

european_flag_leadThis is an episode of the always interesting In Business radio programme / podcast. This episode is worth listening to in its entirety as it deals with the impact of the financial crisis on the countries of continental Europe. It’s interesting for once to hear how others are being affected – unemployment rising to dangerously high levels in Spain, Ireland being pounded after the property boom came to an abrupt end, and how Hungary deals with a tarnished reputation after receiving a $15bn IMF loan – it is determined to reduce its national debt so that it meets Eurozone targets rather than going on a massive government spending binge.  Not all countries are taking the same action, and UK -specific news doesn’t reflect this

Europe on the Edge


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