Navigation

 
Please note:
You are in the euro|topics archive. For current articles from the European press review, please go to www.eurotopics.net.

Home / Index of Authors


Papadopoulos, Pavlos

To Vima, Greece


RSS Subscribe to receive the texts of "Papadopoulos, Pavlos" as RSS feeds


1 article of this author has been cited in the European Press Review so far.


To Vima Online - Greece | 20/03/2009

Greeks the object of envy in the crisis?

The daily To Vima writes that the economic crisis has not hit the Greek economy as hard as it has hit other countries and comments ironically on the reasons for this. "Rather than using its accession to the European Monetary Union (EMU) to overcome its weaknesses Greece honed them. Thanks to the EMU the state, the companies and the citizens were able to take out an excessive number of loans. … Why should we try to remedy our weaknesses when our superiority depends on them? … We belong to the EMU and they can't throw us out. … This is why they are spitting in our faces. It's more than hate. It's envy. Who wouldn't want to be in our position?"

» Index of Authors


Other content