The €500 Note Battle

Eliminating the $100 bill and the €500 note from the money supply has supporters citing terrorism financing and opponents talking of large purchases.…

Who Is Unemployed?

Does an unemployment rate of 8.3% mean we have 8.3% unemployment? Not necessarily. Using what Abbott and Costello might have said, a Huffington Post journalist explains why. Costello: I want to talk a…

Greek Taxes

Having added property taxes to electric bills, the Greek government is shutting off the power to people who do not pay what they owe. The response? In a northern suburb of Athens, a mayor has assemble…

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