Part 2 of a special event on Greece and the eurozone crisis, featuring top leadership of the official opposition party in Greece, SYRIZA:
(101:30) Q&A with Alexis Tsipras, Leader of the Opposition in Greek Parliament, SYRIZA
For more background on some of the issues covered by Rania Antonopoulos’ discussion of direct social service job creation programs, see “Direct Job Creation for Turbulent Times in Greece” (Antonopoulos, Papadimitriou, and Toay).
The Levy Institute also released an interim report on the Greek economy that uses the Institute’s macroeconomic model (inspired by Wynne Godley) to identify the causes and consequences of the current Greek recession and to assess the likely results of the policy status quo: “Current Prospects for the Greek Economy” (Papadimitriou, Zezza, and Duwicquet). A final report will be issued shortly.