I think this interview in the Italian newspaper Corriere Della Sera with the Italian economics/finance minister Giovanni Tria is good. And I want to point it out as an example of how people running the show there think about their fiscal choices.
Luckily the paper has done the translating for us....
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Edward Harrison is the founder of Credit Writedowns and a former career diplomat, investment banker and technology executive with over twenty five years of business experience. He has also been a regular economic and financial commentator in print and on television for the past decade. He speaks six languages and reads another five, skills he uses to provide a more global perspective. Edward holds an MBA in Finance from Columbia University and a BA in Economics from Dartmouth College.