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What are the advantages of using euro for Greece?

Theoretical benefits of using unified currency are well known and described in many places like https://www.economicshelp.org/europe/benefits-euro/ However, reality (or more comprehensive analysis) ...
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Why did the Greek bailouts "fail" whereas the Portuguese bailouts succeeded?

While Greece has required several bail-outs and is on the brink of falling back into recession, the Portuguese economy has seemingly recovered. Why has recovery gone so well in Portugal but failed ...
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How much of Greece's public debt is created by its trade deficit?

How much of the Greece trade deficit reflects into it's public debt? Each year, Greece is importing about two times as much as it's exporting. In some years, even three times more. How much of that is ...
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How would Greece "temporarily" leave the Eurozone?

Amongst the negotiations between Greece and the Eurozone leaders, there currently exists the possibility of Greece leaving the Eurozone for five years. Does this imply Greece would have to use a ...
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