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Philippe Legrain

The contributor for Republica.

COVID-19 Marshall Plan for Europe

Published On: April 13, 2020 08:22 AM NPT By: Philippe Legrain

LONDON – Euro zone finance ministers finally agreed on April 9 to a package of measures to respond to the COVID-19 crisis. But in the face of an unprecedented medical and economic emergency, they need to be much bolder.

A farewell remark

Published On: November 14, 2018 12:30 AM NPT By: Philippe Legrain

Unlike many European countries, Germany has enjoyed solid economic growth over the past decade. But Merkel can scarcely take credit for that

Auf Wiedersehen, and Good Riddance

Published On: November 5, 2018 12:30 AM NPT By: Philippe Legrain

The eurozone crisis greatly enhanced Germany’s financial clout within the currency union

Has populism peaked?

Published On: May 15, 2017 12:15 AM NPT By: Philippe Legrain

Though Le Pen did worse than expected, her 34 percent in second round was nearly double that of her father in 2002