Greenspan: Eurozone could collapse without political union

alan-greenspan-now
Alan Greenspan

Without political union it is "very difficult to foresee the eurozone holding together", according to Alan Greenspan, who believes it is "just a matter of time" before Greece becomes the first member to leave.

Greenspan, Federal Reserve chair between 1987 and 2006, told BBC Radio 4 the present "crisis" cannot be resolved without Greece leaving the monetary union, in an interview broadcast yesterday.

"I do not see that it helps them to be in the euro, and I certainly do not see that it helps the

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: