Monthly Archives: November 2011

Germany Goes It Alone?

So instead of acting to save the old Eurozone, Germany appears to be opting for a more compact and stable Eurozone— abandoning the PIIGS to their fate, and the world economy with it. Sounds simple enough. ┬áLet them fail. The … Continue reading

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Courts to Harrisburg: Governments Don’t Go Bankrupt

…and good on the federal courts for forcing Harrisburg to make tough calls: The Susquehanna River city of 50,000 is saddled with about $300 million in debt tied to its nearly 40-year-old trash incinerator. Beset by environmental problems and fines … Continue reading

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