Yanis Varoufakis
age: 57 years
European United Left–Nordic Green Left
Greece
Former Greek Minister of Finance
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Nationality: EL
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Party: GUE/NGL
2/58
Gender: M
25/746
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Greece's former finance minister gives grim assessment of his country's economic health

Friday, April 27, 2018 05:18:00 AM

Yanis Varoufakis spoke after EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said Greece would this year get back to "normal.
Greece's former finance minister gives grim assessment of his country's economic...

Friday, April 27, 2018 05:18:00 AM

In an extended interview in Lisbon, Greece's former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis has given a very grim assessment of his country's economic health. It came after European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Thursday, whilst on a visit to Athens, that Greece will become what he termed a "normal" country by the end of the summer.
Greece's former finance minister says talk of recovery 'adds insult to injury'

Thursday, April 26, 2018 11:55:00 PM

Greece's former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis on Thursday gave a bleak assessment of his country's economic situation, on the same day European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker called its economic progress "excellent." Interviewed during a visit to Lisbon, Portugal, Varoufakis said: "Everyday is worse than the previous day.
Greek ex-finance minister Varoufakis launches DiEM25 party

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 02:22:00 PM

Greek economist and former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis announced the launch of a new political party that will be a part of the Democracy in Europe Movement 2025 (DiEM25) that he and Croatian Philosopher Srećko Horvat founded in February. Varoufakis, who some have called an anti-austerity....
Brussels is making a decent Brexit impossible

Monday, March 05, 2018 12:02:00 AM

When Yanis Varoufakis was appointed finance minister in the first weeks of Syriza’s radical Left government in Greece, it was not just for his neo-Marxist views, but also because of his supposed expertise in game theory. These skills would be vital, it was thought, in negotiating with the European....
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Sun May 27 16:49:11 +0000 2018
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Sun May 27 16:42:35 +0000 2018
"Think of #Greece as the laboratory of #neoliberalism. Greece is now more flexible in terms of its labour markets than Banglad…
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"Think of #Greece as the laboratory of #neoliberalism. Greece is now more flexible in terms of its labour markets than Banglad…