Topic: Angela Merkel
When Obama and Britain's Cameron meet Saturday at the G20 summit, at least they won't have a World Cup matchup between their countries to tussle over. The need for more stimulus to propel the global economic recovery? That's another matter.
06/26/2010 10:16 am
President Obama, who was so keen to emulate the now broke European model, suddenly stands as the last European spendthrift.
06/25/2010 03:11 pm
This weekend's G20 summit pits President Obama's stimulus efforts against European calls for austerity budgets in what is shaping up as an economic clash of civilizations.
06/25/2010 08:50 am
Queen Elizabeth II accepts support freeze, sales taxes are increased, and deep budget cuts are eyed by Europe.
06/22/2010 03:56 pm
Parliament speaker and acting president Bronislaw Komorowski is expected to win the first round of the Poland election on Sunday, but.Jaroslaw Kaczynski has been rising in the polls.
06/20/2010 11:22 am
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Israel's Gaza flotilla raid prompted a response in Turkey that rattled some Europeans. Turkey has been rebuffed in its efforts to join the European Union for years, and is now forging a more independent international course.
06/15/2010 03:20 pm
Paul Krugman refuses to accept the fact that if the government dissaves, it will lead to a bigger trade deficit.
06/11/2010 01:12 pm
Europe looks to be serious about the structural change needed to solve its deficit and debt challenge. Will the US follow suit?
06/08/2010 04:36 pm
German Chancellor Angela Merkel Merkel pushed to get the German parliament to approve last month's nearly $1 trillion bailout for Greece. Some economists argue that it would have been cheaper to let Greece default and then bailout European bank bondholders.
06/07/2010 11:29 am