Fixing the Euro Zone A Six-Point Plan for Ending the Debt Crisis

There seems to be no end in sight for the long-running crisis in the euro zone, and politicians seem to be powerless to prevent the further erosion of the monetary union. But there are a number of practical steps that would mitigate the crisis -- and help prevent the next one.
Von Thomas Straubhaar
Stacks of €20 notes at the Bundesbank, Germany's central bank.

Stacks of €20 notes at the Bundesbank, Germany's central bank.

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