“Italy’s famously inefficient government, a fractious politics and Southern European reluctance to embrace austerity have long weighed on its stock market. … If you ever want to empty a room at an investment conference, tell your audience you recommend investing in Greece. After all, it’s hard to find an economy with a worse reputation. … Despite their strong recent performance, PIIGS stock markets are clearly a contrarian bet.”
Oh well, but they are (listening to them,) so “meritable” in their christo-socialist mafio-talebanate politics, ran by “a caste” of churches mafia leeches racketeers and puppeteers, they may even make it if the Christian mafia of wall street decides to save their sorry ass.