The euro is still in big, big trouble: here’s why

As I’ve said before, the best way to understand the euro crisis is through the medium of beer. Take an extended pub crawl through the Eurozone and you soon discover an uncanny pattern: the more deeply-embroiled a country is in the crisis, the more its local beers cost. This impression is borne out by the statistics. Here’s what’s happened to beer prices in various European countries since 1996. Continue Reading ››