Posts Tagged ‘Europe

COLUMN: Kent – Europe’s fiscal collapse does what two wars couldn’t, Germany is now in charge

- May 13th, 2012

Germany owns Europe

Canada’s brand of fiscal conservatism ignored by big spending European political leaders

by Simon Kent

No less an aesthete than the great Sylvester Stallone once observed “if bad decorating was a hanging offence, there’d be bodies in every tree.”

Change the word “decorating” to “fiscal management” and you have a pretty good idea of the state of financial chaos across Europe right now.

You also know where a lot of former European finance ministers would be hanging out these days. Literally. Read more…