Why do European banks need dollars? from Marketplace on Vimeo.
European banks need money. Specifically, they need dollars. But why? They have their own money, so why do they need ours? Marketplace Senior Editor Paddy Hirsch explains.
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The name's Bond. Eurobond. from Marketplace on Vimeo.
Europeans are worried that countries like Italy and Greece, struggling with heavy debts, could fail, and threaten the Euro. Their solution – a Eurobond. Senior Editor Paddy Hirsch explains what a Eurobond is, and why some people don’t like the idea.