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A Greek Thatcher?

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Tyler Cowen wonders if Greece could have its own Thatcher. It is difficult-to-impossible for Greece to have Thatcherism for many reasons, but one is the lack of Greek Thatcherites. There is a vast institutional and ideological gulf between Thatcher and Greece's market reforming politicians.Thatcher had (and was a strong supporter of) the UK pound. Greece's free market politicians are the strongest and most unconditional supporters of Greek membership in the euro. Thatcher jealously guarded UK sovereignty (even as she was a strong defender of the Western alliance). Greek free marketers are for maximum integration into the transnational EU in
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