Who’s to Blame for Greece?

Austerity in Charge of Saving a Broken Economy

  • Theodore Pelagidis
  • Michael Mitsopoulos

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Introduction

    1. Theodore Pelagidis, Michael Mitsopoulos
      Pages 1-3
  3. The “Party Period” before the Crisis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. Theodore Pelagidis, Michael Mitsopoulos
      Pages 25-55
    3. Theodore Pelagidis, Michael Mitsopoulos
      Pages 56-89
  4. Greece’s Free Fall 2010–2013

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 91-91
    2. Theodore Pelagidis, Michael Mitsopoulos
      Pages 93-116
  5. Looking Ahead

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Theodore Pelagidis, Michael Mitsopoulos
      Pages 195-204
    3. Theodore Pelagidis, Michael Mitsopoulos
      Pages 205-217
    4. Theodore Pelagidis, Michael Mitsopoulos
      Pages 218-224
    5. Theodore Pelagidis, Michael Mitsopoulos
      Pages 225-227
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 228-236

About this book

Introduction

Greece's economy symbolizes in many ways the Eurozone's economic problems and divergent interests as it amasses most of the economic disadvantages characterizing the Eurozone's economy itself. This book presents the economic and political challenges to Greece and the EU member states.

Keywords

Greece Eurozone IMF ECB Monetary Union Financial crisis political economy economics The European Union EU crisis European Union (EU) growth labor market macroeconomics monetary union money public finance trade

Authors and affiliations

  • Theodore Pelagidis
    • 1
    • 2
  • Michael Mitsopoulos
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Brookings InstitutionUSA
  2. 2.University of PiraeusGreece
  3. 3.Boston UniversityUSA
  4. 4.Hellenic Federation of EnterprisesGreece

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137549204
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Economics and Finance
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-58058-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-54920-4
  • About this book