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Latest update : 2013-03-26

Tough love for Cyprus

Wall Street had its Lehman moment. Is Europe having its Laiki moment? Winding down Cyprus’ second largest bank is only the start of it for a Europe that often seems daunted by its financial imbalances.

  • Costas LAPAVITSAS. Professor of Economics at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS). Author, "Crisis in the Eurozone" (from London);
  • Thomas KLAU. Head of the Paris Bureau, European Council on Foreign Relations;
  • Jean Paul BETBEZE. President, "Betbèze Conseil". Former Chief Economist, Crédit Agricole;
  • Andrea D'AMBRA. Member, Beppe Grillo's "5 Star movement". Former candidate for the Italian legislative elections.
  • Nathalie SAVARICAS. France 24 Correspondent (from Nicosia).

Produced by François Picard, Anelise Borges, Claire Williams, Christopher Davis.

Watch the second part here.

By Anelise Borges

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