Coronavirus Economics and the Eurozone

Coronavirus Economics and the Eurozone
Yanis Varoufakis
Level: beginner
kpfa.org, 2020
Perspectives: Marxian Political Economy, Post-Keynesian Economics, Other
Topic: Capitalism, Crisis, social ecological transformation
Format: podcast
Duration: 59:59
Link: https://kpfa.org/episode/letters-and-politics-april-6-2020/

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Yanis Varoufakis, former finance minister of Greece and the co-founder of the international DiEM25 platform, discusses the economic and political impacts of the Covid-19 Pandemic, in particular with regards to the Eurozone and southern European countries.

Comment from our editors:

This is an interesting contribution by the heterodox economist Yanis Varoufakis, who argues mainly from a Keynesian perspective, but who also called himselfe an "erratic Marxist".

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