Shane Fitzgerald

A portfolio of writing on politics and policy in Europe and Asia

Month: October, 2011

Europe’s New Sovereign Default Regime

Trinity College Dublin’s Institute for International Integration Studies and its Policy Institute jointly hosted a seminar yesterday on the European sovereign debt crisis. Chaired by Prof. Philip R. Lane, the seminar heard from a host of leading international experts.

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Fixing Finance (Continued…)

After playing a strong role in negotiations over the ‘six-pack’ of economic governance legislation that has formed the core of the EU’s policy response to the Eurozone sovereign debt crisis, the European Parliament’s Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) Committee now turns part of its attention back to the no-less imperative task of financial regulatory reform.

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Euro Crisis Comment Roundup III

This post rounds up some interesting reports and analyses of the European economy and the Eurozone crisis that have been published in the last week or two.

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