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Political risks in the eurozone (Special)

The eurozone's south is implementing austerity measures while the north is buying them the time to do so. Economic issues are usually extensively discussed. But what are the political risks that might render this strategy unfeasible?

Economic Update

Conjunctuurbeeld Frankrijk (Dutch)

In 12K2 stagneerde het BBP voor het derde kwartaal op rij. De begroting laat zien dat het overheidstekort in 2013 voornamelijk wordt teruggebracht middels lastenverzwaringen. Dit baart zorgen voor de ontwikkeling van de binnenlandse bestedingen.

Economic Update

Economic Update France

French GDP stagnated in 12Q2 for the third quarter in a row. The recently presented 2013 budget shows that the budget deficit will be brought down predominantly by tax hikes. This does not bode well for domestic demand next year.