Euro zone

People withdraw money from an ATM machine in downtown Athens on July 7, 2015.

A street-level view of of the Greek debt crisis

Jul 13, 2015
The suffering is the same, in or out of the eurozone, Athenians say.
Posted In: greekcrisis, Greece, Greek, Euro zone
Pro-Euro protesters gather in front of the parliament building in Athens on Tuesday. Thousands of people rallied in Athens on Tuesday in support of a bailout deal with international creditors, which has been rejected by Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras

Greece misses debt repayment deadline

Jun 30, 2015
Greece has failed to repay 1.6 billion euro debt owed to the IMF on time.
Posted In: greekcrisis, Greece, Europe debt crisis, Euro zone

In Greek negotiations, solvency may not be the goal

Jun 25, 2015
Some experts say failure of the Greek government is not out of the question.
Posted In: greekcrisis, Greece, Euro zone, insolvency
Bathers relax at the pebble and sand beach beside turquoise waters at Porto Katsiki, on the island of Lefkada, Greece.

Germany says no to a six month extension for Greece

Feb 19, 2015
A conversation with economist Elena Panaritis, advisor to the Greek government.
Posted In: Greece, Germany, Euro zone

The numbers for October 27, 2014

Oct 27, 2014
Big name retailers are holding off - and competing with - Apple Pay.
Posted In: Euro zone, 2014 elections, fast food, apple

The numbers for October 23, 2014

Oct 23, 2014
Thousands of UNC students took fake classes for good grades. Let's do the numbers.
Posted In: academics, ceo, Euro zone

IMF offers mixed economic picture, all eyes on Europe

Oct 8, 2014
The U.S. is 'the one eyed man in the country of the blind.'
Posted In: IMF, Euro zone

Bleak outlook for European growth

Nov 5, 2013
New data from the European Commission point to low growth for the near future.
Posted In: Euro zone, Europe debt crisis

Move aside emerging markets, investors are now eyeing Europe

Sep 9, 2013
Investors have been shifting away from emerging markets, but where are they going instead? The answer may be Europe.
Posted In: U.S. investors, Euro zone, ECB, Greece, Germany