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In the Media | August 2014

Are EU Bankers Trying to Increase Unemployment in Greece?

By Dimitri B. Papadimitriou
The Huffington Post, August 21, 2014

Do European lenders want unemployment to keep rising in Greece?

It looks that way. The commitment to economic austerity policies by the "troika"–the European Central Bank, the European Commission, and the International Monetary Fund–hasn't wavered. Meanwhile, the country's unemployment rate has soared to yet another unexpected high. In a population of 9.3 million, 1.3 million are out of work....

Read the full article here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/dimitri-b-papadimitriou/are-eu-bankers-trying-to-_b_5696270.html

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