I have been reading the Dutch/Flemish-language press in the Netherlands and Belgium but haven't figured out a good way to inject some of the insights into my previous posts. So I thought I would just post up some links here and give a roundhouse view of what those links are saying about what's going on in Europe. I will do the same for Spanish links I have at a later date.
Note, most of these links are from Belgium.
The first thing that jumps out at me is the interview with Marco Buti, who says point blank that austerity must end as it is "pointless". That's huge because he is Olli Rehn's right hand man. And Rehn has just confirmed that the EC is relaxing timetables for France along with the Netherlands, Slovenia, and Poland. After the Draghi presser yesterday, in which, Draghi repeatedly ...
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.