TITLE

Debt Most Deadly

AUTHOR(S)
Nadeau, Barbie Latza
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);6/25/2012 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 159 Issue 26, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the increasing incidences of suicides in Europe caused by the economic crisis. Since the beginning of 2012, 80 Italians were reported to have committed suicides linked to austerity measures. Similarly, many more have killed themselves in Greece following the financial strains of the austerity measures since 2009. The same goes for Spain, where the unemployment rate for people under 25 years old is now more than 50 percent.
ACCESSION #
77058853

 

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