Aug 2, 2014 Talks broke down between Argentina and some of its bondholders, triggering default. Tim Fernholz, reporter for Quartz, explains.
Jan 8, 2014 Today, Greece takes over the presidency of the European Union for the next 6 months.
Jan 1, 2014 Greece takes over as president of the European Union today. Marketplace host, David Gura talks to the BBC's Mark Lowen in Athens about what the country's tenure could look like.
Dec 20, 2013 Citing concerns over the massive bailouts in Europe, Standard and Poor has stripped the EU of its AAA rating.
Dec 16, 2013 Many Greeks in their late twenties or early thirties live at home, dependent on their parents.
Dec 16, 2013 Italy's prime minister calls youth unemployment his country's "true nightmare."
Oct 16, 2013 Make no mistake, if the U.S. government defaults on its debt obligations, it will be a catastrophe. But the media has been misusing the term.
Oct 15, 2013 The paydays that could prompt a government default if a debt-ceiling deal collapses.
Oct 15, 2013 Sometimes, you just can’t a break. And neither, it seems, can Greece.