Η ΓΕΝΕΣΗ ΤΗΣ ΜΝΗΜΟΝΙΑΚΗΣ ΕΛΛΑΔΑΣ – Βίντεο της συζήτησης στο Μέγαρο Μουσικής, 16/1
Παρακολουθείστε την συζήτηση που είχαμε με τον Νίκο Ξυδάκη, τον Μπάμπη Παπαδημητρίου και το κοινό για την ΓΕΝΕΣΗ ΤΗΣ ΜΝΗΝΟΝΙΑΚΗΣ ΕΛΛΑΔΑΣ και, βεβαίως, για την διαπραγμάτευση που έρχεται.
On Bloomberg tv discussing SYRIZA’s intentions
CLICK PHOTO OR HERE FOR THE VIDEO
Βαρουφάκης vs Λαζαρίδης στον ΣΚΑΙ (βίντεο)
«Πιο επίσημα δεν μπορεί να χρεωκοπήσει η χώρα από την πυροδότηση των CDS» είπε ο οικονομολόγος και υποψήφιος με τον ΣΥΡΙΖΑ στη Β’ Αθήνας, Γ. Βαρουφάκης, στον κ. Χρ. Λαζαρίδη που ισχυρίστηκε ότι «η χώρα δεν χρεωκόπησε επίσημα» και πρόσθεσε το εξής παράδειγμα «είναι σαν να έχεις τρακάρει το αυτοκίνητό σου, να σου έχει πληρώσει […]
Discussing Thomas Piketty's inequality treatise with Andrew Mazzone – video
Prompted by this critical review article of Professor Thomas Piketty’s Capitalism in the 21st Century, which I recently published in Real World Economics Review, Andrew Mazzone (of the Henry George School Social Science) kindly interviewed me on the subject of inequality and Professor Piketty’s book.
MODERN MONEY: AESTHETICS AFTER THE GOLD STANDARD (video), UC Berkeley, 7th Nov. 2014
Click the image above to watch a 60′ keynote on Money, and its Aesthetics, after the Gold Standard, following by a presentation by Danae Stratou of her remarkable installation ‘It’s Time to Open the Black Boxes’ – click here for a full description (and pictures and video) of that work.
Discussing the ECB’s stress tests on ‘Boom Bust, RT tv
For the tv interview click here or the photo above (and jump to 21′). A related, analytical, article, can be found here.
European Parliament Elections: Our choice between Euro-loyalists, Euro-sceptics & Euro-critics
In this European Parliament election, Europeans are confronted with a stark trilemma; with three competing narratives on the state of the Union one of which we must adopt and vote accordingly.
Depressed, depressing Europe – video
In conversation with Andrew Brady of USiLive regarding the state of Europe now.
My endorsement of Alexis Tsipras' Candidacy for the Presidency of the European Commission – video
Over the past year I have argued that Europe needs a jolt.
James Galbraith on Piketty’s Capital in 21st Century – video/interview
See also James Galbraith’s splendid review of T. Piketty’s ‘Capital’ here.
Inequality: Should we care? A debate between Y. Brook (Ayn Rand Institute) and J. Galbraith & Y. Varoufakis (UT); 17th April at UT Austin
Witness a dramatic battle of ideas between two internationally known speakers over the question of whether or not we should be concerned about economic inequality.
AUSTERITY – a televised debate (by the Institute of World Affairs) on its logic and discontents featuring J.K. Galbraith, Jeff Sommers and Yanis Varoufakis
James Galbraith, Lloyd M. Bentsen Jr. Chair in Government/Business Relations and Professor of Government, University of Texas – Austin Yanis Varoufakis, Visiting Professor at the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas – Austin, and Jeffrey Sommers, Senior Fellow, Institute of World Affairs Moderator: Doug Savage, Institute of World Affairs
Austerity as a destabilising assault on the New Deal institutions: A joint presentation by J.K. Galbraith & Y. Varoufakis (video)
A debate involving James K. Galbraith, Yanis Varoufakis and Jeff Sommers (in the role of moderator) took place on 24th February at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee in the context of the George Kennan Distinguished Lecture Series. An amateurish recording is available here. For ease of ‘navigation’, a list of topics (with their location on […]
Europe's Economy: the eurozone, Greece, the Scottish question, France and Italy – on RT tv
To watch my interview jump to 13′
Video: Yves Leterme on the Eurozone Crisis
Eves Leterme was one of two keynote speakers in our “Can the Eurozone be saved?” conference at the LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin. Not only the OECD’s Deputy Secretary General but also a former Prime Minister of Belgium, indeed he was at the helm of the Belgian government at the […]
Discussing the Modest Proposal on 'Prime Interest', RT tv
Please jump to 2’22”
Taking stock of the Euro Crisis on the Keiser Report (video)
I always enjoy being interviewed by Max Keiser, despite our differences on a number of issues (the merits of the Gold Standard, Bitcoin – gold’s e’reincarnation), I beg to differ from him on his hypothesis that Greece fell to a well thought out conspiracy. There was no such thing. Just a badly designed common currency […]
James Galbraith on ERT, the Fight for Greek Democracy and the Euro Crisis
On Wednesday 12th June James Galbraith and I addressed a crowd of 2500 in Thessaloniki. After having visited the ERT’s Thessaloniki headquarters, were we had the honour and privilege of talking to ERT employees and the crowd of people that had gathered in support of public media, we walked over to the Vellidio Expo Centre […]
In Perpetual Denial: Papandreou on TVO, interviewed by Steve Paikin (and responding to Varoufakis and Vaxevanis)
George Papandreou, the former Greek PM, had a splendid chance a couple of days ago to come clean on the two fundamental errors that cost him his legacy and pushed Greece down a hideous rabbit hole: (a) Failing to acknowledge that the Greek state and banking sector was bankrupt, making preemptive haircuts essential (instead, his […]
Confessions of an Erratic Marxist: Keynote speech, Subversive Festival, Zagreb, Croatia – 14th May 2013
To listen (as audio only) to my keynote speech at the 6th Subversive Festival (Kino Europa, Zagreb), 14th May 2013, click CONFESSIONS OF AN ERRATIC MARXIST. For the complete program click here. For the abstract as well as full text of my talk…