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Interview with Tasos Giannitsis, Former Minister, Professor Emeritus at the Department of Economics, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Tasos Giannitsis, Professor Emeritus at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (Department of Economics), answers the following questions of the Crisis Observatory, concerning the fiscal policies during the crisis (English subtitles available):

1. How did the adjustment policies, implemented during the crisis, affect the income of the Greek citizens?

2. Were the adjustment policies, implemented during the crisis, based on solidarity and progressiveness? How did these policies affect the income inequalities in Greece?

3. Do you think that the impact of adjustment policies, implemented during the last years, could be milder?