Paul Taylor

Analysis: Out of intensive care, Europe risks chronic illness

By Paul Taylor
March 5, 2012

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The euro zone is out of the emergency ward, but it may face a chronic debilitating illness rather than a rapid convalescence.

EU argues over balance between austerity, growth

By Paul Taylor
March 2, 2012

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders argued on Thursday over the right balance between budget austerity and reviving lost growth at the first summit for two years in which the euro zone debt crisis did not eclipse all else.

EU wrestles with balance between austerity and growth

By Paul Taylor
March 1, 2012

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders wrestled on Thursday with the balance between budget austerity and reviving lost growth at the first summit for two years in which the euro zone debt crisis did not eclipse all else.

Germany’s Schaeuble back against euro zone firewall

By Paul Taylor
February 23, 2012

BERLIN/PARIS (Reuters) – German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble is in for a torrid weekend in Mexico City.

German back against euro zone firewall

By Paul Taylor
February 23, 2012

BERLIN/PARIS (Reuters) – German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble is in for a torrid weekend in Mexico City.

Euro zone gropes for way out of state-bank dependency

By Paul Taylor
February 20, 2012

PARIS (Reuters) – Like drunks at a bar door, the euro zone’s governments and banks are leaning unsteadily on each other for support.

Analysis: Euro zone gropes for way out of state-bank dependency

By Paul Taylor
February 20, 2012

PARIS (Reuters) – Like drunks at a bar door, the euro zone’s governments and banks are leaning unsteadily on each other for support.

Europe left torn between outrage and anxiety on Greece

By Paul Taylor
February 13, 2012

PARIS, Feb 13 (Reuters) – Europe’s left is torn
between outrage and anxiety over drastic cuts in living
standards and working conditions being imposed on Greeks by the
European Union and the International Monetary Fund.

Merkozy fights to prevent Merkollande

By Paul Taylor
February 6, 2012

PARIS (Reuters) – Things must be getting desperate if Angela Merkel is intervening in French politics to try to save Nicolas Sarkozy from defeat.

Analysis: Merkozy fights to prevent Merkollande

By Paul Taylor
February 6, 2012

PARIS (Reuters) – Things must be getting desperate if Angela Merkel is intervening in French politics to try to save Nicolas Sarkozy from defeat.