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BizDaily: ECB & Quantitative Easing: Will it Work?

January 22nd, 2015

Episode 134 of 836 episodes

The European Central Bank is expected to announce a massive asset-buying programme - otherwise known as quantitative easing, or QE - in an effort to revive the eurozone economy, but skeptics say it may not make much of a difference. Plus, we look at how the euro's buying power varies hugely throughout the eurozone with the Economist newspaper's finance editor, Ed Mcbride, and their latest Big Mac index.

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