Crisis on the continent

Krugman, P.R.
June 1992
U.S. News & World Report;6/29/92, Vol. 112 Issue 25, p62
Explains how anger and tension permeate the European markets that many American companies covet. Why European unity is in trouble; A referendum on Maastricht by the voters of Denmark ended with a rejection; Comparison between European opposition to Maastricht and the American opposition to incumbent politicians; Europe's biggest problem is unemployment; Many European governments are in serious trouble; More.


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