TITLE

Greeced for the skids

AUTHOR(S)
Yalowitz, G.; Impoco, J.
PUB. DATE
January 1991
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/14/91, Vol. 110 Issue 1, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Considers the outcome of the former Prime Minister Andreas Papandreou's indictment on banking-scandal charges, on the conservative government of Greek Prime Minister Constantine Mitsotakis. Austerity program and educational reforms unpopular; Inflation rate; Wafer-thin parliamentary majority.
ACCESSION #
9101141373

 

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