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Greece's economic outlook, from the streets of Athens

Jul 14, 2015
More of our interviews on the ground in Greece.
Posted In: greekcrisis, Greece, Eurozone, Greek
People walk through Syntagma Square. Marketplace's Kai Ryssdal caught up with research associate Tonia Korka in Syntagma Squre to talk about how she's been coping in the job market.

Three jobs, a family and uncertainty

Jul 14, 2015
Tonia Korka has to juggle multiple jobs to support her family.
Posted In: Greece, greekcrisis, employment, family, lawyers
Courtesy TRENDS sandwich bar

Sandwich shop owner keeps the optimism alive in Greece

Jul 14, 2015
Business for Nick Voglis has fallen by 40 to 50 percent since 2007.
Posted In: Greece, greekcrisis, sandwich
A look inside Telly's Taverna, a restaurant that has been affected by the Greek economic crisis.

Little Athens has to cope with the crisis, too

Jul 14, 2015
The Greek debt crisis has caused ripple effects, affecting business owners in the U.S.
Posted In: greekcrisis, Greek, Greece, New York
People stand in front of the ancient Temple of Parthenon atop the Acropolis hill.

Tourism in an economic crisis

Jul 14, 2015
The Greek crisis hasn't stopped tourism.
Posted In: Greece, greekcrisis, tourism
Iranian women wave the national flag during celebration in northern Tehran on Tuesday after Iran's nuclear negotiating team struck a deal with world powers in Vienna.

Promise, risk await post-sanction Iran

Jul 14, 2015
Sanctions relief comes at an important moment for the Iranian population
Posted In: Iran sanctions, Iran, nuclear
Chemin Bakery owner Olga Karasthathi has been in business for four years — since the start of the Greek debt crisis.

Sweet treats in the midst of economic fallout

Jul 14, 2015
Bakery shop owner Olga Karastathi hasn't seen profit from her business, but she's still optimistic.
Posted In: Greece, greekcrisis, business, bakery
Marketplace's Kai Ryssdal interviews Greek college student Efie Garavela.

College students feel the weight of the Greek crisis

Jul 14, 2015
Some Greek are worried about job opportunities amid the crisis.
Posted In: greekcrisis, Greece, college

One last moment from our trip to Athens

Jul 14, 2015
"Don't forget, [Greece is] more than 4,000 years old."
Posted In: greekcrisis, Greece, Greek

Agreement struck between Iran and major world powers

Jul 14, 2015
And what the lifting of sanctions could mean for the global oil market.
Posted In: Iran sanctions, Iran, barrel of oil