Grexit


Grexit
n.
The exit of Greece from the eurozone. [Greece or Greek + exit.]
Example Citations:
But the fact the damage would be lighter makes such a Grexit more likely. And with Greece currently struggling to secure reform pledges from its public sector and its wider population, the willingness of overseas creditors to help has diminished somewhat.
—" Greek impasse raise fears of 'Grexit': http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/economics-blog/2012/feb/07/greek-impasse-fears-grexit," The Guardian, February 7, 2012
At a time when Athens is still involved in debt restructuring negotiations with its private creditors, Neelie Kroes' recent allusions to a Greek exit from the euro are a sign that European leaders are intent on preparing the terrain for such an eventuality.
—Marc Peeperkorn, " The 'Grexit' taboo has been broken: http://www.presseurop.eu/en/content/article/1491631-grexit-taboo-has-been-broken," Presseurop, February 8, 2012
Earliest Citation:
In this piece, we make two key points: First, we raise our estimate of the likelihood of Greek exit from the eurozone (or 'Grexit') to 50% over the next 18 months from earlier estimates of ours which put it at 25-30%.
—William Buiter and Ebrahim Rahbari, " Rising Risks of Greek Euro Area Exit: http://willembuiter.com/grexit.pdf," Citigroup Global Markets, February 6, 2012
Notes: Related Words: Categories:

New words. 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Европейский долговой кризис — В этой статье описываются текущие события. Информация может быстро меняться по мере развития события. Вы просматриваете статью в версии от 14:59 13 декабря 2012 (UTC). ( …   Википедия

  • Долговой кризис в Греции — В этой статье описываются текущие события. Информация может быстро меняться по мере развития события. Вы просматриваете статью в версии от 05:41 15 декабря 2012 (UTC). ( …   Википедия

  • Chermany — n. China and Germany taken together, particularly as an economic entity or market. [Blend of China and Germany.] Example Citations: The U.S. perpetually runs large trade deficits with the rest of the world (especially Chermany ) because other… …   New words

  • Economics — agflation Anglosphere attention economics bionomics brain waste brickor mortis BRICs caponomics …   New words

  • Eurogeddon — n. An extreme European economic, political, or military crisis. Also: Euro‑geddon. [Europe + Armageddon.] Example Citations: Nobody wants to speak too soon, but the horrors of the past 12 months seem far away. Nothing has changed, of course. All… …   New words

  • Geography — aerotropolis a geographic Anglosphere arrival city birthplace effect boomburb BRICs Chermany …   New words

  • Politics — astroturf attack fax Baracknophobia birther blue hot Bork businesscrat celeb …   New words

  • endism — (EN.diz.um) n. The belief that something of significant scope and duration, particularly something negative, is coming to an end. endist n., adj. Example Citations: The United States, possessed of so much moral clarity about its ordained place in …   New words

  • peak debt — n. In an economy or household, the point at which the costs to service increasing debts become so high relative to income that no more debt can be taken on, so consumption plummets. Example Citations: A corollary, peak debt, was coined in 2006 by …   New words

  • Яннис Стурнарас — (Yannis Sturnaras) Яннис Стурнарас это министр финансов Греции Яннис Стурнарас: министр финансов Греции, биография, фотографии, интервью Содержание >>>>>>> Яннис Стурнарас это, определение (Яннис Стурнарас) это министр финансов , который был… …   Энциклопедия инвестора