In order to assist TK with some quick content, I have posted the below artice by Sy Harding, in its entirety, as I find the analysis most compelling:
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Did anyone really think Austerity would work?
In this New York Times article US companies reveal contingency plans for the inevitable removal of Greece from the Eurozone
Bank of America Merrill Lynch has looked into filling trucks with cash and sending them over the Greek border so clients can continue to pay local employees and suppliers in the event money is unavailable. Ford has configured its computer systems so they will be able to immediately handle a new Greek currency.