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The Party's Over Zapatero Tries to Cure Spain's Economic Hangover

Not so long ago, Spain was the superstar of the euro zone. Business, fueled by cheap credit, was booming. But the financial crisis decimated the country's economy and now Prime Minister Zapatero is trying to pick up the pieces. He is hoping that ambitious reforms will stave off a downward spiral. By SPIEGEL staff.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan