EU Summit Yields Surprisingly Tangible Results

By: Friday June 29, 2012 7:01 am

The 2-day EU summit may have produced some actual movement that at least gestures in the direction of better policy. After tough all-night bargaining, European leaders appeared to salvage what had seemed to be a summit teetering toward failure by agreeing early Friday to use the continent’s bailout fund to funnel money directly to struggling [...]

EU Summit Solution Looks Remote

By: Wednesday June 27, 2012 6:56 am

This EU summit scheduled for tomorrow (yes, just add that to the calendar with the Supreme Court ruling and the Holder contempt vote) has all the earmarks of a disaster. First, technocrats released a sovereignty-destroying proposal that would combine all of the worst elements of a fiscal union, not solving the growth imbalance problem while [...]