Varoufakis, Y: Adults In The Room
My Battle With Europe's Deep Establishment
A revealing account from the world's most controversial economist and the man who was charged with making Greece's case in Europe, following the collapse of the Eurozone in 2010 and Greece's 300 billion euro debt. Now, Yanis Varoufakis reveals an extraordinary tale of brinkmanship and backstabbing behind the scenes of the EU.
Yanis Varoufakis is the former finance minister of Greece and the author of a memoir, Adults in the Room, and a history, And the Weak Suffer What They Must?, which reveal and explain the catastrophic mishandling of Europe since the financial crisis. Both were number one bestsellers. His latest bestseller is Talking To My Daughter About the Economy: A Brief History of Capitalism. Born in Athens in 1961, Yanis Varoufakis was for many years a professor of economics in Britain, Australia and the USA before he entered government and is currently Professor of Economics at the University of Athens. Since resigning from Greece's finance ministry he has co-founded an international grassroots movement, DiEM25, campaigning for the revival of democracy in Europe and speaks to audiences of thousands worldwide.
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