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First, Greece. Next, Portugal? "If I was the Portugese finance minister needing [a bailout], I...

First, Greece. Next, Portugal? "If I was the Portugese finance minister needing [a bailout], I would think I have a strong case," David Nielsen, chief European economist at Goldman Sachs (GS), tells CNBC. Now that the EU will backstop Greece, how does it say no to the next in line?
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  • Tom Au, CFA
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    The old political refrain: "If you do it for John, you must do it for Bob."
    11 Feb 2010, 09:59 AM Reply Like
  • nightfly
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    Right, the EU is following USA's limitless printing press back bailouts - oh yeah, that's good for the currencies. Debasement to the core.
    11 Feb 2010, 11:39 AM Reply Like
  • youngman442002
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    They canĀ“t...and that is why this decision is so important..it tells us the end game of trillions more pieces of paper.....
    11 Feb 2010, 12:09 PM Reply Like
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