Europe continues along the same path despite crisis

Subregions of Europe (UN geoschme)                                                                       
Much of Europe is struggling with the sovereign-debt crisis and launching austerity budgets to rein in spending. EU leaders don't appear to be examining alternative economic models or looking for new ways to promote growth. Policymakers recently announced a growth strategy, but it is more of the same, according to The New York Times. Full story here