Interview - La Repubblica - D. Gros: Più flessibilità? Difficile. Ormai siete considerati il ventre molle d'Europa
February 24, 2017 – La Repubblica published an interview with SEP Senior Fellow Daniel Gros, in which he discusses the European Commission’s refusal to grant Italy more budgetary flexibility.
Editorial - Il Sole 24 Ore - C. Bastasin: Il duello tra Merkel e Schulz antidoto al neopopulismo
February 24, 2017 – Il Sole 24 Ore published an editorial by SEP Senior Fellow Carlo Bastasin, in which he observes that Donald Trump’s election may have breathed new life into Angela Merkel’s political prospects.
European Commission: In-Depth Reviews on the Prevention and Correction of Macroeconomic Imbalances
February 22, 2017 – The European Commission today published its annual analysis of the economic and social situation in member states, as well as reports assessing remaining imbalances, compliance with the Fiscal Compact, the debt situation in Italy, and...
Editorial - Algebris Investments - A. Gallo: Greece - More Melodrachma, No Default
February 21, 2017 – Algebris Investments published an editorial by Alberto Gallo, in which he discusses recent developments surrounding Greece. Bailout negotiations have hit a major snag. In short, the International Monetary Fund wants out. Over the past...
Interview - La Stampa - P. Reichlin: Sulla globalizzazione da sempre due visioni
February 20, 2017 – La Stampa published an interview with SEP Senior Fellow Pietro Reichlin, in which he discusses the current split in the Italian Democratic Party (Pd). He asserts that, from an economic point of view, there are two opposing visions.