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I was interviewed by the Italian newspaper Il Foglio on 9 April 2014, pdfs are here and here

Posted 09 Apr 2014 in Blog
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“The EU is now riven between creditors and debtors and the EU institutions have become an instrument for creditors to impose their will on debtors.” That’s one of my quotes from the FT interview I did with Martin Sandbu. We spent an hour and a half talking  about a wide range of subjects, but the article […]

Posted 08 Apr 2014 in Blog
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Former ECB chief economist Otmar Issing has a piece in today’s FT that is riddled with mistakes and misconceptions. The headline gives you the gist of it: “Get your finances in order and stop blaming Germany: The countries now in trouble have caused their own problems”. Here are a few of the flaws in his argument. […]

Posted 26 Mar 2014 in Blog
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Britain and the rest of Europe are in a mess. Our economies are failing to deliver higher living standards for most people and many have lost faith in politicians’ ability to deliver a brighter future, with support for parties like UKIP soaring. Are stagnation, decline and disillusionment inevitable? Do people have to turn to the […]

Posted 25 Mar 2014 in Blog