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01/07/2015 Greece defaults on debt to the IMF

The move came hours after the country made a desperate attempt Tuesday to halt its plunge into economic chaos by requesting a new European bailout. Greece asked for a two-year bailout from Europe, its third in six years. The bankrupt country is reported to be asking for 29 billion euros.


  • Essentials 

  • Overview 

  • Causes 

  • Chronology 

  • Creditors 

  • Greek public opinion 

  • Economic and social effects 

  • Responses 

  • Germany's role in Greece 

  • Effects of Applied programmes on the severity of the Debt Crisis; IMF's apology 

  • Bibliography