Thinking Global

Are the financial markets really Europe’s savior?

June 11, 2012

If the euro is saved, the much-maligned power of global financial markets will deserve much of the credit.

In Spain, Germany is villain, not savior

June 4, 2012

MADRID – What brought me to Spain during the most threatening week of the country’s recent history was an invitation to speak about one of Europe’s darkest hours a half-century ago, pegged to the Spanish-language publication of my book Berlin 1961: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the Most Dangerous Place on Earth.