O'Neill mystified by Europe's complacency-FT

EUROPE - Paul O'Neill, U.S. Treasury secretary, said on Apr 19 that he was "mystified" by European leaders' claims that Europe would not be affected much by a U.S. downturn, the Apr 20 overseas edition of the Financial Times reported.

In a question-and-answer session following a speech to the Economic Club of New York, O'Neill said: "When some Europeans say to me we're really excited about this year, we're going to grow at 3.4% and we're going to show you how to do it [independently] I'm just