Rehn hails 'breakthrough' deal to fund failed banks - Independent.ie
Former Soviet Countries See More Harm From Breakup
Unless productivity increases, this recovery could end very badly - Telegraph
Fresh recession risk in France threatens political crisis - Telegraph
Italy’s president fears violent insurrection in 2014 but offers no remedy – Telegraph Blogs
Video: Plastic banknotes: the new security features explored - Telegraph
Winston Churchill £5 will be UK's first 'plastic' banknote - Telegraph
Former Irish bank executives charged with fraud | Reuters
ekathimerini.com | Salaries slashed and often unpaid for months in crisis-hit Greece
German Business Mood Brightens in December - WSJ.com
The Fed’s Shifting Unemployment Guideposts - Real Time Economics - WSJ
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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.