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# piigs - Thursday 14 February, 2013

Europe-wide report says austerity is not working

The report – the first in-depth examination of the impact of current austerity policies within Europe – has called for a ‘fair solution’.

# piigs - Wednesday 12 January, 2011

Portugal goes to the bond markets...

…and successfully raises €1.25bn, but fails to lift the euro.

# piigs - Friday 1 October, 2010

Don't forget the real reason that Ireland is so terrifying for Europe

Ireland was first the undertake aggressive action to bolster its banks and get public spending under control.