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Some Greeks Turn To Electronic Currency Bitcoin During Euro Troubles

quoting John Villasenorvia ABC News
Wednesday, July 1, 2015

If Greeks don't already have bitcoins, it's essentially as hard to exchange for them as it is to get cash, said John Villasenor, Brookings fellow and UCLA ...

Interviews

Markos Kounalakis On The John Batchelor Show (30:22)

by John Batchelorinterview with Markos Kounalakisvia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Hoover Institution fellow Markos Kounalakis speaks about the current fiscal trouble with Greece.

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Other Media

What Would Thucydides Say About The Crisis In Greece?

quoting Victor Davis Hansonvia The New York Times
Wednesday, July 1, 2015

A foreign delegation representing a powerful alliance confronts a small Mediterranean country with an ultimatum.

Other Media

Neither Greece Nor European Union Will Emerge A Winner From Greek Debt Crisis

quoting Timothy Garton Ashvia Wall Street Journal
Monday, June 29, 2015

Collapse of Athens’s bailout negotiations with creditors to take a toll on Europe.

Featured Commentary

Greece Today Feels Like Old Soviet Union

by Markos Kounalakisvia Sacramento Bee
Monday, June 29, 2015

This familiar country has suddenly turned unfamiliar. I spent time here in the mid-1970s during college and played semi-pro basketball in Athens. My parents come from Crete and I speak the language.

Blogs

Wolfgang Kasper On The Euro

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Monday, June 29, 2015

In following the Greek economic crisis, I have very little to add that has not been said. But one economist who said it well three and a half years ago is Australian economist and German native Wolfgang Kasper

Blogs

Kashyap On Greece

by John H. Cochrane via Grumpy Economist
Monday, June 29, 2015

Anil Kashyap has an excellent summary of the Greek debt crisis.

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Interviews

Uncertainty Plagues Greece: John Taylor

interview with John B. Taylorvia CNBC
Monday, June 29, 2015

Hoover Institution fellow John B. Taylor talks about Greece's debt crisis, and it's likely impact on the government.

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European Confederacy Slowly Dies

by Markos Kounalakisvia Sacramento Bee
Saturday, June 27, 2015

Anxiety is a constant presence for people living in Athens as they ride the seven-year see-saw of economic survival and revival.

Other Media

Greek Default Will Happen, The Only Questions Are Method And Timing

mentioning John H. Cochrane via Irish Times
Sunday, June 28, 2015

No one will be surprised if Greek banks fail to open. That will be the start of the financial accident that everyone fears, the consequences of which are impossible to forecast, other than to speculate just how bad they will be.

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