Thursday, October 23, 2014

Yannos Papantoniou

Yannos Papantoniou was Greece’s Economy and Finance Minister from 1994 to 2001. He is currently President of the Center for Progressive Policy Research, an independent think-tank.

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World Affairs 8

The Re-Division of Europe

As the eurozone debt crisis has steadily widened the divide between Europe’s stronger northern economies and the weaker, more debt-laden economies in the south (with France a kind of no man’s economy … read more

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Culture & Society 14

Bismarck versus Bismarck

Otto von Bismarck’s completion of German unification in 1871 created a nation-state that dominated European politics until the end of World War II. That legacy is now reasserting itself – but with… read more

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Business & Finance 8

A Global "New Deal"?

For domestic demand to act as an engine of growth, policies should shift resources from investment to consumption. While the magnitudes involved are huge, they must be attained if an extended period… read more

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Business & Finance 9

Greece’s Catharsis?

Sunday’s election in Greece will decide whether confrontation or negotiation will be used to change the terms of Greece’s refinancing agreement with the eurozone. There is no alternative to… read more

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