Mar
16

The Greco-German Affair in the Euro Crisis

The book ‘The Greco-German Affair in the Euro Crisis: mutual recognition lost?’, which will form the basis of this discussion, focuses on one of the most highly charged relationships of the Euro crisis, that between Greece and Germany, from 2009 to 2015. It explores the many ways in which Greeks and Germans represented and often insulted one another in the media, how their self-understanding shifted in the process, and how […]

Mar
16

EU and Greece in the aftermath of the EU crisis

Costas Lapavitsas is a professor of economics at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London, and was elected as a member of the Hellenic Parliament for the left-wing Syriza party in the January 2015 general election. He will be discussing the effect of the Eurozone crisis on Greece and its position within the EU. LSE, Houghton Street, WC2A 2AE London. Old Building of the LSE in […]

Jan
26

‘Game Over – The Inside Story of the Greek Crisis’ book launch

Book launch of ‘Game Over – The Inside Story of the Greek Crisis’ by George Papaconstantinou Speaker: George Papaconstantinou, Former Greek Finance Minister Chair: Professor Kevin Featherstone, Head of the European Institute; Eleftherios Venizelos Professor of Contemporary Greek Studies and Professor of European Politics, LSE Book Synopsis: Six years since the Greek crisis erupted, Europe has been fundamentally transformed, while Greece is in its third bailout, still in severe social […]