Comments on: Italy could reignite euro crisis Mon, 18 Apr 2016 14:55:08 +0000 hourly 1 By: hansrudolf Sun, 03 Mar 2013 18:46:19 +0000 1.”..Bersani could conceivably try to govern on his own, getting support on a case-by-case basis from the comedian…

No, He can’t, he needs a confidence vote.

2 “Another option is a fresh election”

That’s very difficult because as outgoing head of state Napolitano can’t call new elections.

By: reality-again Tue, 26 Feb 2013 22:20:19 +0000 “Reignite”?
The French economy is rapidly deteriorating, and it still has a long way to go, the Spanish one keeps worsening, and Italy – well, the results of these elections show that Mario & Mario didn’t convince the Italians…
‘Austerity’ isn’t the problem –
The problems that Italy and other countries (e.g. France, Spain, etc.) suffer from are much deeper, and include an aging population, a sociopolitical system called ‘The European Welfare State’ they no longer can sustain, and a critical loss of competitiveness exacerbated by a dysfunctional currency – the euro.
On top of this, Europeans are getting increasingly tired of the EU institutions.

The euro crisis never went away – it just keeps morphing, and at every stage it gets more complicated and less possible to solve by either monetary or fiscal measures, and even by words…

By: dareconomics Tue, 26 Feb 2013 17:57:54 +0000 The Eurocrisis never went anywhere, but where is it going? 2/26/key-takeaways-from-italian-election  /

By: phoen2011 Tue, 26 Feb 2013 16:34:20 +0000 Desperate attempt to divert the attention from the lost of the triple A and the achievement of the triple dip. Why don’t you spend more time fixing the mess of the disUnited Kingdom ? Scotland is lucky: they can escape !

By: Willvp Tue, 26 Feb 2013 14:42:35 +0000 I reject the use of the word “populisme” in the article.

It is more fighting the forces that is impoverishing your nation. (germany, austerity, forced euro use, no disciplin).

Let Italy loose and they can devalue their currency and they will come right. Not so with the Euro forced on to them by you know who.