Operation Helicopter Could Free Money Help the Euro Zone?

Fears that the euro zone is heading for deflation refuse to abate. Now, many economists are demanding that the European Central Bank hand out money to consumers to stimulate the economy. But would it work?
The European Central Bank has run out of ammunition to defend itself from deflation.

The European Central Bank has run out of ammunition to defend itself from deflation.

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