This is an image that represents that Italy was unstable. This is important because Italy wasn’t always stable. Here are some of the times Italy was in economic troubles. In 2002 Italy’s economy was unstable, because the Euro replacing the currency lira which is a major change. In 2008, Italy was in a financial Crisis, this happened because of global fInancial crises. Which was one of the worst financial crises since the great depression. Italy then got back on track to survive as a country.