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Rajoy, reform and the burden of employment expectations

The government says its labour market reform will tackle the country’s soaring jobless rate, but it could be some time before the benefits are felt in the Spanish economy.

February 23rd, 2012 | Posted in Business, Featured, Spain News | Read More »

Jobless in Spain: a personal viewpoint

As the Rajoy government unveils its labour market reform, one of the country’s recently unemployed workers wonders whether something other than the law needs to change.

February 10th, 2012 | Posted in Iberoblog, Featured, Spain News | Read More »

Back to the future with Rubalcaba

Spain’s Socialists have chosen a veteran of two previous governments as their new leader. Given this baggage, his challenge is to show he can come up with new ideas.

February 5th, 2012 | Posted in Iberoblog | Read More »

Fraga: a unique figure during an extraordinary time

This conservative politician, who was a minister under Franco and a major presence during Spain’s democracy, may not have been to everyone’s liking but his passing marks the end of an era.

January 16th, 2012 | Posted in Politics, Featured, Spain News | Read More »

Read my lips: Why did Rajoy break one of his few campaign promises?

The transition from Spain’s outgoing Socialist government to the new conservative administration has been marred by an apparent lack of openness on both sides about the public accounts. This does not auger well for Spain’s political horizon or its economy.

January 12th, 2012 | Posted in Iberoblog, Featured | Read More »

Rajoy must take reins swiftly to avoid economic chaos

In the wake of the Popular Party’s overwhelming election win, the prime minister-elect must act decisively ahead of his instatement in order to calm the markets.

November 21st, 2011 | Posted in Iberoblog, Featured | Read More »

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