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
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
On 16 December, the 3rd Annual Conference of Crisis Observatory took place at the French Institute of Athens with great success. In the first part of the Conference, the eight best papers which were submitted to Crisis Observatory’s Postgraduate Essay Contest were presented. The second part of the Conference included a round table discussion on the topic of: “Economic Governance in the EU: Challenges and Perspectives”. Iain Begg (Professorial Research …Read More
The final conference of the research programme Fragmex, entitled “Fragmentation and Exclusion: Understanding and Overcoming the Multiple Impacts of the Crisis” and organized by the Crisis Observatory of ELIAMEP and the Hellenic Open University, was held with great success. The conference took place on Wednesday, 25 November at Impact Hub, Psurri. The topic of the first unit of the conference was entitled “Crisis and Society (I): Consequences and Public Policy”. …Read More
The Crisis Observatory of the Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) would like to thank all new scientists (graduate students, Master’s holders and PhD candidates) who took part in the Postgraduate Essay Contest. Many well-written research papers were submitted to the contest. The research papers were examined by a team of academics and researchers of the Crisis Observatory, who chose the best papers (listed in alphabetical order): Aggelaki …Read More
On November 10th a closed workshop was held at ELIAMEP in the context of the research programme FRAGMEX, entitled “Crisis and Society: The Reaction of Civil Society”. During the discussion the research results concerning the reaction of civil society to the economic and social crisis were presented, as part of the research programme: “Fragmentation and Exclusion: Understanding and Overcoming the Multiple Impacts of the European Crisis” (FRAGMEX). The discussion was …Read More
A roundtable discussion was organised by The Crisis Observatory of the Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) on November 9th entitled «What is the Risk of ‘Brexpulsion’, and Should It Be of Concern to Greeks?». The main speaker of the meeting was Iain Begg, Professorial Research Fellow, European Institute, London School of Economics. The roundtable discussion was held at ELIAMEP’s offices with the participation of academics and technocrats.
On October 30th a closed workshop of the research programme FRAGMEX was successfully held at ELIAMEP. The workshop was entitled “Greece, Germany, Europe: Public Discourse and Attitudes in Society and Politics during Crisis”. Three research papers were presented during the workshop: “The image of the EU and Germany in the Greek political discourse”, by Maria Zafeiropoulou and Aspasia Theodosiou “The attitudes of Greek elites on EU and Germany”, by Anastasia Papakonstantinou “Public discourse …Read More
On May 28th at 17:00 in the afternoon, a closed conference was held at ELIAMEP for the presentation of the paper of Stella Ladi (Assistant Professor at the Department of Political Science and History of Panteion University), entitled “Is it true that the Greek public sector is extremely large?”, which was published on the website of the Crisis Observatory in the Unit Understanding the Greek Crisis (in Greek).
14 May 2015: Α public debate was held at Tech Ministry in Thessaloniki, entitled: “The Presentation of the research programme FRAGMEX”. The discussion was carried out with the presentations of Mr. Thodoris Rakopoulos, Researcher at the Department of Social Anhtropology of the University of Bergen, Mr. Dimitris Sotiropoulos, Associate Professor at the Political Science and Public Administration Department of the University of Athens and with the presentation of Mr. Vasilis Stefanis phd student at the Computer Engineering & Informatics Department …Read More