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Easing Quantitative Easing

By Hamdan Al Yousefi Published November 9, 2014

Quantitative Easing has pumped trillions of dollars into the economy, acting as a lifeline during the recession. But as the Fed announces its intentions to stop the supplement it is questionable how the economy will react.

Greece's Shadow Economy

By Hamdan Al Yousefi Published October 24, 2014

With the Greek economy still suffering the effects of the 2008 recession more and more people are taking liberties and exploiting loopholes to improve their financial situation "” namely tax evasion, creating a shadow economy and depriving the government of tax revenue, adding a burden to the government's debt repayment.