While Greece puts its future in the euro zone to a vote, Spain is gaining attention for its own banking crisis. For the troubled region, the big question at hand is: can they muster up the will and resources to stay together?
"Let’s not forget trade as a dynamic engine of cohesion and strength in Europe and elsewhere," said Wilson.
Wilson's insight forces us to take a look back on the origins of the euro zone. How did it all begin? This once prosperous region integrated its economies as a way to maintain peace, according to Daniel Altman. Hard to believe these were the intentions considering its leaders, these days, remain at odds on a solution for the European crisis.