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And the weak suffer what they must? : Europe, austerity and the threat to global stability

Author: Yanis Varoufakis
Publisher: London : The Bodley Head, 2016.
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The crisis in Europe is not over, it's getting worse. In this dramatic narrative of Europe's economic rise and spectacular fall, Yanis Varoufakis, former finance minister of Greece, 'the emerging rock star of Europe's anti-austerity uprising' (Telegraph), shows that the origins of the collapse go far deeper than our leaders are prepared to admit - and that we have done nothing so far to fix them. In 2008, the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yanis Varoufakis
ISBN: 9781847924032 1847924034 9781847924049 1847924042
OCLC Number: 927401501
Awards: Short-listed for Parliamentary Book Awards: Best Political Book by a non-Parliamentarian 2016
Description: 318 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Preface : the red blanket --
And the weak suffer what they must --
An indecent proposal --
Troubled pilgrims --
Trojan horse --
The one that got away --
The reverse alchemists --
Back to the future --
Europe's crisis, America's future --
Afterword : from dissonance to harmony.
Responsibility: Yanis Varoufakis.

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