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Understanding the economic crisis

This programme is suitable for those who wish to understand in a simple and convincing way the real causes of the economic crisis and the prospects that exist. It offers scientifically based information to the participants, recognizing the need of introducing to the public the necessary interpretative tools to monitor the current economic and political news in Greek, European and international level.


  1. Financial crisis – terminology and concepts
  2. International Institutions and Global Economic Governance
  3. EU Budget: National Strategic Reference Framework
  4. The global financial and economic crisis
  5. Economic crisis in Europe
  6. The Greek crisis - review, assessment and prospects

Prof. Elias Nikolakopoulos explains the Greek public opinion’s reaction towards the crisis

Professor Harry Papasotiriou explains the role of Greece and the EU in the new world order after the crisis.