GR Political Economy Digest #9

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Sketch by Ilias Makris (Kathimerini, 20 Jan 2015)

 

You can find the hottest articles of the day, starting from the best and building down, below:

  1. How Greece and Germany brought Europe’s long-simmering crisis back to a boil, by Marcus Walker & Marianna Kakaounaki | The Wall Street Journal, Jan 22 2015
  2. Let Greece profit from German history, by Jeffrey Sachs | The Guardian, Jan 21 2015
  3. Greece in limbo: Post-election 2015 scenarios, by Filippa Chatzistavrou & Sofia Michalaki | European Policy Institutes Network, Jan 21 2015
  4. Revenge of disaffected Europe risks crisis sparked in Greece, by Maria Petrakis, Donal Griffin, Ben Sills and Thomas Penny | Bloomberg News, Jan 22 2015
  5. Germany’s debt forgiveness of 1953 – The wrong precedent! | Observing Greece, Jan 22 2015
  6. Syriza is now a mainstream party and there is little for Europe to fear in its electoral success, by Theofanis Exadaktylos | LSE EUROPP Blog, Jan 21 2015
  7. 5 Things to look for in Eurozone QE, by Brian Blackstone | The Wall Street Journal, Jan 21 2015
  8. ‘For five years Greece has been like a patient slowly bleeding’, by Helena Smith | The Guardian, Jan 21 2015
  9. Still no exit for Greece, by Kemal Dervis | The Brookings Institution, Jan 21 2015
  10. National Bank of Greece is an asymmetric risk, by The Enlightened Investor | Alpha Seeking, Jan 21 2015
  11. Greece polls: Papandreou and Venizelos locked in political battle, by Peter Spiegel | Financial Times, Jan 21 2015
  12. Landmark election in Greece, by Yannis Papadimitriou | Deutsche Welle, Jan 21 2015

 

Photo: Ilias Makris / Kathimerini

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GR Political Economy Digest #8

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  1. Greece’s accounting problem, by Jacob Soll | The New York Times, Jan 20 2015
  2. Still no Exit for Greece, by Kemal Dervis | Project Syndicate, Jan 20 2015
  3. Greek current account deficit widens in November | Kathimerini, Jan 20 2015
  4. Samaras adrift as Syriza lead widens before Greek vote, by Nikos Chrysoloras & Paul Tugwell | Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Jan 20 2015
  5. Greek stocks up | Wall Street Observer, Jan 20 2015
  6. Moscovici: EU prepared for all scenarios after Greek vote | EurActiv, Jan 20 2015
  7. Greece cannot rebound without debt cut, says Syriza economist | Kathimerini, Jan 20 2015
  8. As elections approach, Greece teeters on austerity question [Interview with George Papandreou] | NPR, Jan 19 2015
  9. Greece’s Syriza leader Alexis Tsipras is ‘like Harry Potter’, by Nick Squires | The Telegraph, Jan 19 2015
  10. Young, gifted and Greek: Generation G – the world’s biggest brain drain, by Helena Smith | The Guardian, Jan 19 2015
  11. The real social challenge is kickstarting growth, by Georgios Pagoulatos | Social Europe, Jan 19 2015
  12. Can Europe really withstand a Greek exit?, by Desmond Lachman | The Hill, Jan 19 2015
  13. IMF’s Lagarde plays down debt conference for Greece at Dublin gathering | Euronews, Jan 19 2015
  14. Would forgiving Greece’s debt really be that bad?, by Holly Ellyatt |CNBC, Jan 19 2015

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GR Political Economy Digest #2

  1. Greece has ‘negative credit implications’ for Europe | CNBC, Jan 14 2015
  2. Gold Enjoys Rally on Greece Speculation | Market Pulse, Jan 14 2015
  3. Moody’s: ‘Grexit’ likely to trigger renewed recession in the eurozone | MarketWatch, Jan 14 2015
  4. Pitella: Any Grexit scenario is ‘unacceptable’ | EurActiv, Jan 14 2015
  5. QE is a Eurozone palliative, not a cure | BBC News, Jan 14 2015
  6. Greek voters look left to Syriza to end economic catastrophe | AlJazeera, Jan 14 2015
  7. Eurogroup Chief pledges to work with Greece after election | Kathimerini, Jan 13 2015
  8. SYRIZA’s Rena Dourou: ‘The Left will bring a breath of fresh air to Greece’ | The Guardian, Jan 13 2015
  9. ‘Taxpayers have no fear,’ says Greek anti-austerity party head | Deutsche Welle, Jan 13 2015
  10. American-born former Prime Minister could be wildcard in Greece’s messy election | The Washington Post, Jan 13 2015
  11. Euro holds near nine-year low as deflation concerns deepen in Greece, Portugal | Irish Business Times, Jan 13 2015