Friday 17 February 2012
Is Greece a country in freefall?
It faces a looming deadline in mid-March when it needs to make repayments on a 14.5bn-euro bond, or face bankruptcy.
The EU and IMF have demanded that Greece make deep cuts and restructure its economy in return for the bailout.
But how are the austerity measures affecting the people and the politics of the country?
Newsnight's Economics editor Paul Mason has visited the country and reports on the increasing disenchantment with the state and the political class, and the financial difficulties that many Greeks face.
We'll also be discussing in the studio.