TITLE

STRONG EURO, WEAK EUROPE

AUTHOR(S)
Tomlinson, Richard
PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Fortune International (Europe);2/23/2004, Vol. 149 Issue 3, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses whether Europe's fragile recovery could be threatened by the rising euro. Fears of a sliding U.S. dollar at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland; Anguish of European exporters; Outlook for a possible recession in European Union countries; Consensus view among economists that the dollar will continue to drop; Why Europe has a strong currency, given that its economy is performing poorly; Reactions of Europe's leaders to the problem; Implications of a weaker dollar for Europe.
ACCESSION #
12271764

 

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