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Greece's recession eases, but economy contracts significantly

Greece says its deep recession eased from April to June, but the country's economy has now shrunk more than 20 percent in the last five years.
August 12, 2013

Greece's slump eases as GDP and budget both improve

The severity of Greece's recession eased slightly in the second quarter, according to the country's statistics body.
BBC: August 12, 2013

Greek recession eases in sixth year of crisis

Recession in the Greek economy eased in the second quarter, official data showed on Monday but some circles are sceptical that the country can climb out of crisis without new help.
AFP: August 12, 2013

Greece stuck in recession, bailout targets at risk

Greece's recession eased slightly in the second quarter but not nearly enough to boost tax revenues to levels the government needs to meet its bailout targets, figures showed on Monday.
Reuters: August 12, 2013

College is over, guys

Politician 'cheat-sheets' put the economic burden on the shoulders of those with less bargaining power: Young people.
Paschos Mandravelis: July 31, 2012

Germany's Eurozone Woes

Despite analyses that Germany has benefited the most from the crisis, the country will soon face a dramatic dilemma to stay or leave the currency because of a multitude of factors.
Ioannis Michaletos: July 6, 2012

Ten surprising facts about the Greek economy

Several facts about the Greek economy that surprised me. For example, in 1980, Greece's public debt was merely 22% of GDP; by 1993, it was 98%. Revenues from tourism have dropped 28% since 2000...
Nikos Tsafos: September 1, 2011

G20 Summit: London’s haunting spectre

On April 2, apart from the usual cloudiness of the English sky, another one big and dark cloud will be over the British capital.
Mottas: May 18, 2010