Topic: Banca d'Italia
Austerity's bite was a primary factor in the strong showing by Beppe Grillo and Silvio Berlusconi in national elections. And now some experts say that austerity is hurting Italy's economy.
Some election results in Italy are inconclusive, as of Tuesday. And world economic markets are reacting to the news in a negative manner.
Italy's new leader, Mario Monti, is an ex-Goldman Sachs executive. Who knows more about debt problems than anyone else? The people who cause them, of course.
11/16/2011 08:00 pm
Italy is under pressure from the European Central Bank to adopt austerity measures, but Italians suffering financially resent the government's austerity plan and tax increases.
09/16/2011 03:10 pm
Italian authorities are looking into allegations of money laundering in the Vatican's bank, adding to the Roman Catholic Church's recent woes over sex-abuse scandals.
09/22/2010 11:17 am
Vatican bank: The Vatican said it was "perplexed and surprised" by the investigation.
09/21/2010 03:23 pm
European stock markets fell again and the American stock market opened lower over European worries on Monday.
05/24/2010 11:09 am