Thinking the unthinkable: Quitting a currency

Thinking the unthinkable: Quitting a currency

Press quote (The Wall Street Journal)
19 May 2013

"Just the sheer enormity of quitting the euro has so far militated against a surge in support to leave," says Simon Tilford of the CER. Once people feel there is no light at the end of the tunnel, however, "we'll probably start to see a more open debate about the costs and benefits of remaining in the single currency," he says. "And once you see that debate, things could happen quite quickly."