The Great Debate

Europe could be doomed. But Britain should stay in anyway.

March 17, 2016
Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, holds up his budget case for the cameras as he stands outside number 11 Downing Street, before delivering his budget to the House of Commons, in London, Britain, March 16, 2016.    REUTERS/Toby Melville TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY  - RTSAOPR

Britain’s Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, holds up his budget case for the cameras as he stands outside number 11 Downing Street, before delivering his budget to the House of Commons, in London, Britain, March 16, 2016. REUTERS/Toby Melville

First try at European money union didn’t work either

August 11, 2015
A pensioner waits to receive part of his pension at a National Bank branch in Athens

A pensioner waits to receive part of his pension at a National Bank branch in Athens, Greece July 13, 2015. REUTERS/Yiannis Kourtoglou

Is a two-tiered Europe what’s next after Greece?

July 8, 2015
A couple makes a transaction at an ATM outside an Attica bank branch in Athens

A couple makes a transaction at an automated teller machine outside an Attica bank branch in central Athens, August 28, 2012. REUTERS/John Kolesidis

Before Greece becomes a failed state, here’s how to stop the slide

July 7, 2015
A pensioner waits outside a branch of the National Bank to receive part of his pension in Athens

A pensioner waits outside a branch of the National Bank to receive part of his pension in Athens, Greece, July 7, 2015. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

from Hugo Dixon:

Likely scenarios after Greece’s ‘No’ vote on debt deal

July 5, 2015

An anti-austerity 'No' voter waves a flag with the name of Prime Minister Tsipras as he celebrate the results of the first exit polls in Athens

An anti-austerity 'No' voter waves a flag with the name of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras as he celebrate the results of the first exit polls in Athens, Greece, July 5, 2015. REUTERS/Marko Djurica

The real reason Greek PM Alexis Tsipras wants a referendum on debt deal

June 29, 2015
Anti-austerity protesters burn a euro note during a demonstration outside the European Union offices in Athens, Greece

Anti-austerity protesters burn a euro note during a demonstration outside the European Union offices in Athens, Greece, June 28, 2015. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

from Breakingviews:

Hugo Dixon: How Greece can cut a goodish deal

June 4, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Hugo Dixon:

Greece seemingly has no Plan A or Plan B on debt

May 11, 2015

Greek Finance Minister Varoufakis arrives on a motorbike at Maximos Mansion to attend a governmental meeting with Prime Minister Tsipras in Athens

Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis arrives on a motorbike at Maximos Mansion to attend a governmental meeting with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras in Athens May 10 2015. REUTERS/Kostas Tsironis

from Breakingviews:

Time for Greece’s Alexis Tsipras to keep his nerve in debt battle

February 21, 2015

Greek PM Tsipras attends a cabinet meeting at the parliament building in Athens

Greek PM Tsipras attends a cabinet meeting at the parliament building in Athens, Feb 21, 2015. REUTERS/Kostas Tsironis

from Breakingviews:

Rob Cox: Podemos can improve Spanish capitalism

By Rob Cox
January 29, 2015

By Rob Cox

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.