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Italy's referendum: economic background and possible consequences.

Italy's referendum: economic background and possible consequences.
By Euronews

<p>On the 4th of December Italy votes on a series of changes to the way the country’s institutional system is structured.</p> <p>The upcoming referendum is among the final big political risk events in a year that has seen both Brexit and the election of Donald Trump as US president.</p> <p>This week we look at the economic background of the vote to see the possible consequences of the referendum, which might have an impact beyond Italy’s borders. </p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="fr"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">“If Renzi loses he's said he'd resign leading to political chaos” <a href="https://twitter.com/EuroBriefing"><code>EuroBriefing</a>, it&#39;s called <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/elections?src=hash">#elections</a>. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Referendum?src=hash">#Referendum</a><a href="https://t.co/VqLtc9y85Q">https://t.co/VqLtc9y85Q</a></p>&mdash; Alberto Maio (</code>albertomaio) <a href="https://twitter.com/albertomaio/status/800418700398657537">20 novembre 2016</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>