Gros Warns Against D-Mark Return to Solve Crisis, Welt Reports

Daniel Gros, director of the Centre for European Policy Studies in Brussels, said a return to the deutsche mark would caused Germany’s financial and banking system to “collapse completely,” Welt am Sonntag reported.

Banks wouldn’t lend money to each other anymore and the German economy would “nosedive,” the newspaper said.

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