Greece Crisis

19347118886_ff608f54c6_bThis post highlights recent articles that seek to understand the Greek debt crisis in global perspective. If you have suggestions for additional articles that should be listed here, please email us at contact@globalsocialtheory.org

 

 

Short Articles

 

Jamie Martin ‘The Colonial Origins of the Greek BailoutCIGH Exeter 27 July 2015

 

Joseph E. Stiglitz ‘Greece, the Sacrificial Lamb‘ New York Times 25 July, 2015

 

Sadia Abbas ‘Neoliberal moralism and the fiction of Europe: a postcolonial perspectiveOpen Democracy 16 July 2015

 

Chris Arnade ‘Blame the banks, not Greece, for the debt crisis‘ The Atlantic 16 July 2015

 

Balakrishnan Rajagopal ‘Greece: Welcome to the Third World and Here Are Some Lessons’ 13 July 2015

 

Francio Guadeloupe & others ‘Why Greece should matter to us on St. Maarten‘ 13 July 2015

 

Koenraad Bogaert ‘Breaking the Myths of Power: The Struggles of the Haitians, Algerians and Greeks‘ 9 July 2015

 

Africa is a Country ‘What can Africa learn from the Greek crisis?‘ 9 July, 2015

 

Luc Boltanski & Arnaud Esquerre ‘Référendum en Grèce: trouble dans la démocratie‘ Le Monde 2 July 2015

 

Vijay Prashad ‘What if Greece were in the ‘Third World’?‘ 1 July, 2015

 

Kojo Koram and Kojo BarbahGreece and the Underdevelopment of Europe

 

Panayota Gounari ‘Neoliberalism as Social Necrophilia: The Case of Greece‘  Truthout 21 March 2014

 

Longer Articles 

Riad Azar ‘Neoliberalism, Austerity, and Authoritarianism‘ Summer 2015 

 

Heiko Körner ‘The Franc Zone of West and Central Africa: A Satellite System of European Monetary Union‘ 2002 (an older article, but prescient)

 

 

Audio 

Interview with Yanis Varoufakis 13 July 2015

 

Vijay Prashad ‘Debt: Greece and the Global South‘ 9 July 2015

 

Thanks to Jim Conley, Uli Hoeneß, Robbie Shilliam, John Narayan, Maia Pal, Dilip Menon 

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