Euro Crisis and Implications for Democracy     Print

Euro Crisis and the Transformation of European Democracy by Heather Horn in TheAtlantic.com.  EU governments' responses to the sovereign debt challenge have raised fundamental questions about whether Western democracy is still compatible with capitalism -- or indeed compatible with the power of bureaucracy and technocrats that is so prevalent in the EU political system. The debate has resonance in the U.S., too. Recommended by European Affairs. (12/2)