The Monkey Cage: international political economy


Posted at 04:19 PM ET, 03/19/2014

The euro is a democratic disaster

Europe is still reeling from the economic damage done by the 2008 financial crisis. The political damage may be even worse.

By Henry Farrell  |  04:19 PM ET, 03/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Europe, international political economy, International Relations

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 02/18/2014

The ‘Fragile Five’ will not create a new global economic crisis

Fears that the ‘Fragile Five’ will provoke a new global financial crisis are overblown. The cycle of economic instability is driven by the political economy of the US, not peripheral countries.

By Thomas Oatley  |  11:30 AM ET, 02/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  international political economy, international relations