Finance Ministry, Stournaras disagree over fiscal space for expansionary measures

EconomyProgramme Tags: BoG, Budget, MoF
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The Greek government is in an awkward position regarding the expansionary fiscal measures announced by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras last week and adopted by Parliament on Wednesday.

Concerns raised by Greece’s creditors and some tumult in the Greek sovereign debt market were followed by doubts from Greece’s central banker, Yannis Stournaras, who publicly doubted whether there is enough fiscal space to support the voter-friendly int...

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