Retail sales slow in February after wet weather - Telegraph
Sweden has 8.5% unemployment.
Inflationstakten minus 0,2 procent
Sweden has deflation of 0.2% in last year.
El precio de la vivienda cae un 40,5% desde el inicio de la crisis
Spanish house prices are down 40% from peak.
Ed Balls defies critics and defends jobs guarantee plan | Politics | The Guardian
House prices: most and least affordable cities in the UK - Telegraph
Austria warns costs of bank bail-out rising - FT.com
"Austria’s central bank governor has warned attempts to wind down regional lender Hypo Alpe-Adria could cost a further €3.6bn this year, potentially pushing the national budget deficit above the key 3 per cent limit."
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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.