Beyond the Referendum: Italy’s Economic Plight and the Euro

Posted on 06. Dec, 2016 by Jean Jacques Ohana in Weekly Focus

The Italian referendum is over. Voters squarely rejected the constitutional change brought forward by prime minister Matteo Renzi. As a consequence Renzi will soon resign. This is, in a nutshell, what happened in political terms since election night. Time to look beyond the political fuzz and to re-concentrate on the economic plight Italy faces and [...]