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Macron: the butèl (boy) for France’s last chance

Macron: the butèl (boy) for France’s last chance

By Vittorio Bisin, Staff Columnist

September 8, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion, Uncategorized

While France is a well-functioning state, its economic policies require significant reform.

King Juan Carlos Center hosts film series on Spanish economic crisis

King Juan Carlos Center hosts film series on Spanish economic crisis

October 21, 2013


Filed under News

  The King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center at NYU showed a series of films and held a panel discussion titled Spain in Crisis: The Spanish Crash and the Indignados Movement, which focused on the Spanish financial crisis of 2011 and the new social movements that have emerged as a result. Simil...

Eurozone crisis could have far reaching effects across the pond

October 25, 2012


Filed under Features

It is difficult to imagine the size and implication of the economic situation across the pond, but the Eurozone — a bloc of 17 European Union nations that use the euro — has been plunging deeper and deeper into a debt crisis. Although the recessions in Greece, Spain and other smaller countries have...

American advantages displayed in travels to Spain

American advantages displayed in travels to Spain

September 4, 2012


Filed under Opinion

Last spring, I took time off writing for the Opinion section of WSN to study abroad in Madrid for the semester. This experience left me with a bona fide admiration for Spain’s energy and intensity of spirit despite its current political and economic circumstances. However, my time abroad also greeted...