Blair calls for more Europe, elected president

Blair calls for more Europe, elected president


The former British Premier, Tony Blair called for a realignment of economics and politics as an essential step out of the Eurozone crisis, telling an audience in Berlin the crisis was so acute, “because monetary union was in many ways an idea motivated by politics but expressed in economics.”

He continued, “Countries whose economies are divergent have to converge. Since this requires a huge degree of integration in decision making, the politics will then have to shift to...


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