Economia Blog

In the pulse of the pandemic

In the pulse of the pandemic

economia 31/03/2020 0
  “Oikonomiki Epitheorissi” (Financial Review), the independent magazine that will complete 86 years in July, has recorded over the years events that...
Read More
A new conditionality for the corona area?

A new conditionality for the corona area?

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 30/03/2020 0
Italy and Spain may well be the EU countries most heavily struck by the corona-virus pandemic, with death tolls there taking a nasty turn, with their ...
Read More
Vovolini Archives' donation to the Historical Archives of the Bank of Greece

Vovolini Archives' donation to the Historical Archives of the Bank of Greece

economia 27/03/2020 0
In January 2020, the archives of the economic magazine, Industrial Review (Βιομηχανική Επιθεώρησις –“Viomichaniki Epitheorissis”) (1934 – 1990) publis...
Read More
The negation of Greek particularity

The negation of Greek particularity

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 23/03/2020 0
When the story of the corona-virus pandemic of 2020 will be told (we are living through its first stage, don’t be fooled) we will re-discover aspects ...
Read More
Of solidarity in the virus days

Of solidarity in the virus days

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 16/03/2020 0
As information – even more so, images: at such situations the flow of visual data wins the day – over the Covid-19 grows and grows, the notion of soli...
Read More
Disappointments

Disappointments

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 09/03/2020 0
The generous offer of “help” from the Austrian-and-German strong-arm crowd, of fascist/racist/neo-nazi inclinations, to their kin in the Greek border ...
Read More
Threat (and fear) is easy to spread, difficult to manage

Threat (and fear) is easy to spread, difficult to manage

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 03/03/2020 0
The way in which the corona-virus threat is spreading around the globe is impressive indeed. Covid-19 is capturing media time; health professionals su...
Read More
Fighting against the horror and against resignation on the refugee front

Fighting against the horror and against resignation on the refugee front

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 24/02/2020 0
The recent horror incident of the extreme-right wing, conspiracy-theory believer in Germany/Hanau (Hessen) who shot at close range on a peaceful crowd...
Read More
Assurances given, but tensions looming ahead

Assurances given, but tensions looming ahead

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 17/02/2020 0
Both debt servicers who have been loading up with Greek banks’ NPLs and the systemic banks themselves who still keep dud loans on their books (but are...
Read More
We live in thoroughly mediatized times

We live in thoroughly mediatized times

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 12/02/2020 0
It is quite interesting indeed, to see how everything in Greek public life gets deeply mediatised in this extremely tense period.   To start from re...
Read More
Bicentenary talk

Bicentenary talk

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 03/02/2020 0
Since its very start, year 2020 sees preparations blossom for the celebration for the Bicentenary of the Greek Revolution that started on 1821. While ...
Read More
An unpleasant situation

An unpleasant situation

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 20/01/2020 0
The January 19 Conference convened under the Berlin Process for Libya has produced little more than an intricate, Committee-laden roadmap to face the ...
Read More
«Waiting for Palmer»

«Waiting for Palmer»

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 13/01/2020 0
Samuel Beckett’s minimalist play “Waiting for Godot” mobilises ritual, allegory and interplay of the tragic and the comic to raise deeper existential ...
Read More
45 years earlier

45 years earlier

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 08/01/2020 0
Usually, the start of a new year is a time for wishes; for positive thoughts; for planning ahead. This time round, it would rather seem a time for buc...
Read More
An interesting year, indeed

An interesting year, indeed

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 30/12/2019 0
From the very first days of January to the last weeks of fall, from the close neighourhood of Greece to the great wide world, the year 2020 – the firs...
Read More

 .