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Economic Report

Bail-in: an alternative to bail-out of banks?

According to a European proposal by the European Commission, bail-in is one of the instruments every EU member state should have at its disposal in order to deal effectively with banking crises. This Special Report discusses bail-in in more detail.

Economic Report

Euro crisis: institutional tug-of-war

The Economic and Monetary Union still lacks a credible crisis mechanism. The current ECB approach provides only a temporary solution. A permanent solution most likely requires muddling through for some time yet.

Country Report

Cyprus (Country update)

The Cypriot economy is deteriorating at an alarming speed. As the country's large financial sector is heavily exposed to Greek debt, its banks have been struggling to remain solvent.

Country Report

Lithuania (Country report)

Lithuania's recovery will slow in 2012, as domestic demand is still recovering and eurozone demand will be slow, reducing the growth of Lithuania's export sector.

Economic Quarterly Report

Rente en Valuta: Woorden met impact (Dutch)

?De ECB zal er alles aan doen om de euro te bewaren ? en geloof me, dat zal genoeg zijn.? Dat deze woorden, op 26 juli in Londen gesproken door ECB-president Mario Draghi, zo'n blijvende impact zouden hebben, heeft zelfs de optimisten verrast.

Economic Quarterly Report

Focus: Griekenland en de euro (Dutch)

Een mogelijke uittreding van Griekenland uit de eurozone is onderwerp van gesprek. Volgens voorstanders is uittreding een manier om het Griekse concurrentievermogen te herstellen. Tegenstanders stellen dat dit ook binnen de eurozone mogelijk is.