P8.3 / A speech that is supported by statistics is usually more persuasive than an undocumented presentation.
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Mario Monti, Italy's prime minister, points to a chart showing the spread between German and Italian 10-year benchmark bonds during his year-end news conference in Rome, Italy, on Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011. Monti said that the market turmoil that has driven up Italian bond yields isn't over and that confidence in Italy's debt will return 'slowly.' Photographer: Alessia Pierdomenico/Bloomberg via Getty Images