The agreement by EU members to issue grants and loans to member states suffering the most from COVID-19 was a turning point for the union. Whilst US politics sees continued bickering on the size and form of a stimulus package, across the Atlantic a diverse range of countries have come together to agree a way forward. Is this a major turning point for the EU. Come we see fiscal and monetary union that could pave the way for the United States of Europe? It’s a question Phil Dobbie puts to Steve Keen in this week’s Debunking Economics podcast.
August 14, 2020