Yanis Varoufakis

Yanis Varoufakis

Yanis Varoufakis is a Greek economist who was a member of the Parliament of Greece between January and September 2015. He represented the ruling Syriza party and held the position of Minister of Finance for seven months. He voted against the terms of the third bailout package for Greece. Wikipedia*

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Yanis Varoufakis has two videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2012 Speech as a Professor for the Economics of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2015 - Present Minister, Finance, Greece Videos: 1 Professor, Economics, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • State of the Greek Economy

    State of the Greek Economy

    Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis talked about his country’s economic challenges including its debt crisis and the negotiations between…

  • Debt Crises and World Economy

    Debt Crises and World Economy

    Greek economist Yanis Varoufakis, the author of The Global Minotaur: America, the True Origins of the Financial Crisis and the Future of…

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