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Mario Draghi's high-stakes recovery push

1 month ago   |   By Politico

When the European Commission endorses Italy's recovery plan Tuesday, and President Ursula von der Leyen symbolically presents it to Prime Minister Mario Draghi in Rome, she'll be handing him a double-edged sword.
Italy will be by far the largest beneficiary of funds from the EU's €750 billion recovery and resilience facility. Draghi's success in deploying the €209 billion in grants and loans to boost the Italian economy will be critical to convincing skeptical EU countries that solidarity - in the form of jointly backed debt - is in everyone's interest.
If Draghi succeeds, he will put his...
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