Economia Blog

The Delphi Economic Forum: a brief overview

The Delphi Economic Forum: a brief overview

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 06/03/2017 0
For the second year in a row, the quaint Delphi Cultural Centre hosted the newly-born Delphi Economic Forum bringing together personalities from the p...
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A cloud of ambivalent visits

A cloud of ambivalent visits

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 28/02/2017 0
Much political capital has been spent quarreling over the Eurogroup February 20 and other meetings (especially the one of Angela Merkel with Christine...
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Of Grexit, Graccident and dead slow ahead

Of Grexit, Graccident and dead slow ahead

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 20/02/2017 0
For some weeks now the somehow forgotten Grexit had been creeping up - both in political discourse (with Wolfgang Schaeuble openly predicating it as  ...
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Legal and business challenges in todays' Greece

Legal and business challenges in todays' Greece

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 13/02/2017 0
A day-long seminar was organised, last week, by the Greek Law Digest/Nomiki Bibliothiki - with the assistance of Economia Group - to discuss and deal ...
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A double-jeopardy (or a double-οpportunity) week for Greece

A double-jeopardy (or a double-οpportunity) week for Greece

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 07/02/2017 0
A double-jeopardy (or could it be a double-opportunity) week opens for Greece and its negotiations with creditors. In Washington, on Monday, the IMF's...
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A very difficult situation

A very difficult situation

Kyra Adam 30/01/2017 0
The European creditors and the IMF presented a common proposal-ultimatum to the Greek Government in order to close by the end of February the present ...
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Through the looking-glass of the ECONOMIST

Through the looking-glass of the ECONOMIST

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 30/01/2017 0
It is becoming something of a tradition: the presentation of the Greek version of the Economist's "The World in....." gives the floor to personaliti...
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«Doing my duty»

«Doing my duty»

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 25/01/2017 0
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Life in the age of Schaeuble

Life in the age of Schaeuble

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 23/01/2017 0
The towering presence of "Dark Knight" Wolfgang Schaeuble , whose steady hand on the helm of the German Finanzministerium but also within the Eurogrou...
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Gloomy perspectives and wishful thinking

Gloomy perspectives and wishful thinking

Kyra Adam 16/01/2017 0
The IMF and the European creditors are pushing very hard the Greek government to accept all the extra measures required in order to conclude the secon...
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Lucas Papademos on growth and fiscal consolidation

Lucas Papademos on growth and fiscal consolidation

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 16/01/2017 0
Delivering his inaugural lecture as Chairman of the Athens Academy, former Governor of the Bank of Greece, then Vice-President of the ECB, Lucas Papad...
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The MEGA cutter

The MEGA cutter

Kyra Adam 11/01/2017 0
The SYRIZA government desperately needs a new success story, anything that can be used as “victory” and “fulfillment” of her goals face to face with t...
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What is the meaning of fiscal sovereignty for Greece

What is the meaning of fiscal sovereignty for Greece

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 09/01/2017 0
Welcoming the New Year, the Weekly Bulletin of the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises, thinks that 2017 may a well prove an "annus mirabilis" or an "a...
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Playing with time?

Playing with time?

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 02/01/2017 0
As 2017 dawns in Greece, the well-known game of playing with time looks set to get started once more. A stressful 2016 ended with Greek Finance Minist...
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The unending confrontation

The unending confrontation

Antonis D. Papagiannidis 27/12/2016 0
The digital greetings card that the Greek Finance Ministry sent to all journalists - to celebrate Christmas and/or to wish for a Happy New Year - was ...
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