Comments on: Before Greece becomes a failed state, here’s how to stop the slide Thu, 21 Jul 2016 07:57:19 +0000 hourly 1 By: Niegol Thu, 09 Jul 2015 12:45:10 +0000 please correct the last sentence:
Greece can do better.
The responsibility lies with the Greek government.
And as the debt writedown is not urgent, as a matter of rebuilding the good faith that the Greek attitude has destroyed, along with the prospect of economic growth in 2016, by playing Chicken and acting in bad faith over the last 6 months, the first deal struck should be focussed on what Greece can do to help itself. Once that has been comprehensively agreed upon and initiated, a debt restructuring negotiation will be far easier and more credible.

By: PerKurowski Wed, 08 Jul 2015 07:12:38 +0000 “The new program for Greece must be redesigned from scratch, based on a new set of principles that focus on the structural deficiencies of the Greek economy. It must create an environment in which business can function, entrepreneurship is liberated, and investment is profitable. The state should be a nudge rather than an impediment to entrepreneurial activity.”

And that begins by getting rid of the Basel Committee’s bank regulations which so much favor the lending to the “safe” governments over the lending to the “risky” SMEs and entrepreneurs. 015/06/greece-was-taken-down-by-loony-st atist.html

By: brotherkenny4 Tue, 07 Jul 2015 15:30:24 +0000 There is no hope allowed by the money masters. You must feel their angst and anger and shiver in fear for worse than death is the shame you will feel for having lived independently and without paying homage to the people farmers.