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Rojo López, Ana María and María Ángeles Orts Llopis. 2010. Metaphorical pattern analysis in financial texts: Framing the crisis in positive or negative metaphorical terms. Journal of Pragmatics 42 (12) : 3300–3313.
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This comparative analysis of the conceptual metaphors of the Global Systemic Crisis in both English and Spanish financial artices from The Economist and El Economista , demonstrates that metaphors constitute a powerful mechanism to frame economic crisis and serve certain political interests.