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EU response to the crisis

From the deepest economic crisis the world economy has seen since the great depression, Europe is emerging with new common institutions and a greater commitment to shared responsibility and solidarity.

Understand why the crisis happened and how Europe responded: European Economy Explained (available in 23 languages).

Emerging stronger from the crisis: the European vision

This video offers a brief overview of how the EU has found solutions to tackle the financial crisis, how it is reinforcing its economic and monetary union and how this is paving the way towards a strong political union.

Date: 11.09.2012
Duration 6:15

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