Europe’s troubles?

In today’s first Conversations in Economics session, the topic for discussion is the issues facing Europe, and specifically the European Union.

We’ve become accustomed to negative news about Europe here in the UK. If it’s not poor or sluggish growth, it’s negative stories about the EU and how it supposedly affects us here in the UK.

Interestingly, though, it may be that the Eurozone has put some of its troubles behind it, just as the US economy seems set to struggle, according to a Tweet I retweeted this morning: