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Fri July 12, 2013
Business

Despite Europe's Financial Crisis, Latvia To Adopt Euro

Originally published on Fri July 12, 2013 8:32 am

The words eurozone and crisis have been firmly linked together for the past half decade. Many eurozone economies have collapsed to Depression-era levels. And yet this week, the Baltic nation of Latvia, chose to join the euro. To understand that move, David Greene talks to Pauls Raudseps, economics editor of the Latvian weekly news magazine IR.