TITLE

The Pain in Spain

AUTHOR(S)
Bergareche, Borja
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
World Policy Journal;Mar2011, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses economic policy and economic conditions in Spain following the 2008-2009 global financial crisis. It comments on the impact of Spain on European economic conditions, unemployment for adults and youth, and the policies of Socialist prime minister José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero. The author also explores pressure on Spain from international financial institutions and foreign governments, addressing Spanish economic and labor reforms concerning pensions and retirement age. Other topics include conditions in the Vallecas neighborhood of Madrid, Spain and Spanish youth who neither study nor work, called ni-nis.
ACCESSION #
66833585

 

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