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Euro & Finance 04-09-2015

Stiglitz: ‘Inequality is holding back the American economy’

The US economic recovery is false, according to Nobel Prize winner Joseph Stiglitz. He told La Tribune that sustainable growth can only be achieved by tackling inequality, limiting the power of the financial sector, and reempowering trade unions.
Euro & Finance 26-06-2015

Stathakis: ‘We have made more reforms in five months than previous governments did in five years’

Giorgos Stathakis, Greece's Minister of Economy, Infrastructure, Shipping and Tourism, spoke to La Tribune about his country's negotiations with its creditors.
Global Europe 24-03-2011

Opinion maker: Libya crisis ‘not threatening’ Franco-German relations

France was right to take decisive action to prevent Muammar Gaddafi from unleashing a bloodbath in Benghazi, and the distance between positions of Paris took from Berlin would not threaten Franco-German relations, Dominique Moïsi, founder and senior advisor at Ifri (the French Institute for International Relations), told EURACTIV in an exclusive interview.
Euro & Finance 19-11-2009

Expert: Crisis exposed EU’s weaknesses

"The crisis demonstrated the limited capacity of EU institutions to conduct Union-wide anti-crisis policies," Marek D?browski, president of the Centre for Social and Economic Research (CASE), told EURACTIV in an interview, predicting a "near-stagnation scenario" for many EU economies.
Brexit 16-10-2009

Lawmaker: ‘Financial regulation must be tailored’

As the European Parliament inaugurated its brand new special committee on the financial crisis, Wolf Klinz, the panel's chair, warned fellow lawmakers that "we must be prepared to have our own views on the degree of European regulation challenged". He spoke to EURACTIV in an interview.
Euro & Finance 24-10-2008

Seillière: Europe needs ‘economic government’ to tackle crisis

As the financial crisis becomes an economic downturn, Ernest-Antoine Seillière, the head of European employers' association BusinessEurope, says he supports proposals by French President Nicolas Sarkozy to complete Europe's monetary union with a "potential economic government". He spoke to EURACTIV France in an interview.