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2 February 2017: Discussion with main lecturer Professor Andres Solimano and the topic was«The Recovery of Economy after the Depression: Historical and International Experience»

The discussion on “Economic Recovery after Depression: Historical and International Experience” was successfully held on Wednesday 1 February at the Representation of the European Commission in Greece offices. The discussion featured as main speaker Dr. Andres Solimano, founder and president of the International Center for Globalisation and Development and author of the book “Global Capitalism in Disarray”, Oxford University Press, 2017. Comments were made by George Pagoulatos, Professor of European …Read More

29 November 2016: Roundtable discussion on the occassion of the book publication by professor Zafiris Tzannatos entitled: “Greece of Memoranda: 2010-2012. The numbers, the programme and the international experience from 1980”.

A roundtable discussion was organised by The Crisis Observatory of the Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) on November 29th on the occassion of the book publication by professor Zafiris Tzannatos entitled: “Greece of Memoranda: 2010-2012. The numbers, the programme and the international experience from 1980”. The discussion was coordinated by Professor Loukas Tsoukalis, and was held at ELIAMEP’s offices with the participation of academics, researchers and representatives …Read More

Thomas Papadopoulos: Privatized companies, golden shares and property ownership in the Euro crisis era: A discussion after Commission v. Greece

In Commission v. Greece, the Court of Justice of the European Union examined Article 345 TFEU (ex Article 295 EC) on property ownership, in the context of golden shares of privatized companies. The neutrality of the EU towards privatizations is questioned. The scope and the outer limits of Article 345 TFEU are also scrutinized and a few distinctions are drawn. The decision whether to privatize and to introduce golden shares …Read More

George Tzogopoulos: Assessing the Image of Germany in the Greek Media Visual analysis of Greek Media Reports on the Role of Germany in the Greek Crisis

This study attempts to analyse the representation of Germany in the Greek press during the ongoing economic crisis covering the period 2010-2013. In so doing, it starts with a discussion on the main theoretical aspects explaining the relationship between media and politics in the relevant literature of political communication. It then concentrates on the issue of the European public sphere which is concerned with potential ‘European frames’ in the portrayal of Germany in the Greek …Read More

Social Profile Report on Poverty, Social Exclusion and Inequality Before and After the Crisis in Greece

Katsikas, D., Karakitsios, Α., Filinis, Κ. & Petralias, Α.: “Social Profile Report on Poverty, Social Exclusion and Inequality Before and After the Crisis in Greece“, Crisis Observatory, Athens: December 2014.   This report is the result of research conducted in the context of the research programme “Fragmentation and Exclusion: Understanding and Overcoming the Multiple Impacts of the European Crisis” (FRAGMEX). FRAGMEX takes place under the auspices of a bilateral programme …Read More