News in Review Greek Debt Crisis 2015

News in Review Greek Debt Crisis 2015

It is the birthplace of democracy but in 2015 Greece faced an unparalleled disaster. It owed the International Monetary Fund and the European Union billions of dollars and could no longer make repayments. The EU demanded austerity measures. But with taxes and unemployment already high the Greek people had had enough. Greece became the first nation ever to default on a loan. Where will Greece and Europe go from here?

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September 2015
Financial crises -- Greece [LCSH] Debts, External -- Greece [LCSH] Euro -- Greece [LCSH] Finance -- Greece [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH] Economics [LCSH] World history [LCSH] Political science [LCSH]
Michael Serapio (Host), Lorenda Reddekopp (Journalist), Margaret Evans (Journalist), Nahlah Ayed (Journalist), Jeff Semple (Journalist)
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  • NIR-15-09 - Greek Debt Crisis 2015

    NIR-15-09 - Greek Debt Crisis 2015

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