Topic: Eloi Laurent
France and Germany disagree over the best way to handle Europe's sovereign debt crisis and their collapsing common currency, the euro. Some analysts think it could strain European unity.
Ahead of G-20, German leader balks at more spending and more debt.
Ahead of the G-20 economic summit, a divide grows over the balance of regulation and stimulus.
Latvia’s collapse and the sinking East is hurting Western banks, and the ideals of unity.