William De Vijlder

Group Chief Economist BNP Paribas

Tag : Greece

The Greek marathon

The approval by the Greek parliament of the agreement reached with the Eurozone leaders brings far reaching changes in terms of policy objectives and governance. Negotiations can now start with the creditors on a new programme in order to provide long term financing.

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The referendum in Greece: which implications?

In Greece a referendum is normally to be held on Sunday 5th. The Greeks will have to pronounce themselves on measures and reforms submitted submitted by the Commission, the IMF and the ECB, in return for an extended financial support.

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Convergence, divergence

The word ‘divergence’ often has a negative connotation while ‘convergence’ tends to be seen in a positive light. In reality, the opposite can also be true

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