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What really caused the eurozone crisis? 19 June 2012Last updated at 09:10 ET World leaders probably spend more time worrying about the eurozone crisis than anything else nowadays.

What really caused the eurozone crisis?

But as eurozone governments struggle to agree the best way out of the crisis, are they missing what caused it? Continue reading the main story The eurozone has agreed a new "fiscal compact" Eurozone parliaments are in the process of ratifying a tough set of rules - insisted on by Germany - that will limit their governments' "structural" borrowing (that is, excluding any extra borrowing due to a recession) to just 0.5% of their economies' output each year.

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Fukushima Nuclear Accident – a simple and accurate explanation. Editors' Note: this post was written by a person who knew of nuclear physics but was not a nuclear engineer nor physicist, but an economist.

Fukushima Nuclear Accident – a simple and accurate explanation

This content has now been edited for accuracy by the MIT scientific community. Below is an updated version of the original post written by Josef Oehmen. Huit idées fausses sur la délinquance et la violence. Sante.