Nov 20, 2011 Bond markets in Europe are taking a beating, and it is affecting the more stable countries in the eurozone, from Finland to Austria.
Nov 16, 2011 With ongoing fears of contagion in Europe, the bond market in the eurozone has hit trouble this week.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Nov 14, 2011 Economist Julia Coronado discusses the difficult situation Europe is in right now and what German Chancellor Angela Merkel wants to happen.
Nov 14, 2011 German Chancellor Angela Merkel warns that Europe needs a closer political union to climb out of financial crisis.
Nov 14, 2011 Newly-appointed Italian prime minister Mario Monti begins to form a new government. But the economist won't just be trying to appeal to domestic voters -- he also must satisfy foreign investors.
Nov 14, 2011 Amid the uproar over Italy's rising borrowing costs, some forget that the country managed to pay even higher interest rates on a heavy debt burden back in the 1990s.
Nov 14, 2011 It isn't just debt that plagues the Italian economy. Newly-appointed prime minister Mario Monti will need to increase tax collection, reduce bureaucracy and reform the economy at the root.
Nov 14, 2011 As a new prime minister takes office, promising to cut spending and introduce a new era of austerity, many Italians fear the scale of the cuts ahead.
Mar 6, 2013 Berlusconi may be gone, but Italia's problems persists. Senior Editor Paddy Hirsch explains how Italy got into the mess it's in today.