The Monitor's View The prodigal Greeks return to financial markets

A bond sale shows how much Greece has reformed after it nearly went bankrupt and threatened the eurozone.


The European Union’s experiment with a single currency was almost derailed seven years ago when its weakest member, Greece, was caught lying about what turned out to be a mountain of debt. Now with the 19 countries in the eurozone finally experiencing a robust recovery, Greece is once again in the spotlight.