This year marks the bicentenary from the date in 1816 when the British Parliament voted to purchase from Lord Elgin his collection of sculpted Greek marbles removed in the 1800s from the Parthenon and elsewhere on the Athenian Acropolis and a commemo…

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In an opinion piece for the Financial Times "Greece needs a new deal with its European partners", Bank of Greece governor Yannis Stournaras urged the country’s creditors “to strike the right balance between reforms and relief” …

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After a period in which immigration to Greece has monopolised public attention, media discourses, state policies and academic research - and rightly so – a shift appears to be underway as emigration is back in the agenda. Shrinking opportunitie…

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The worldwide study of Price Waterhouse Coopers “Cities of Opportunity 6”, analyzes the trajectory of 30 cities, all capitals of finance, commerce, and culture—and, through their current performance, seeks to open a window on what m…

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The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has predicted that the Greek economy will recover in the second half of 2016 and expects approximately a 1.9% growth rate for 2017.

Specifically, according to OECD’s latest econo…

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A recent working paper by CESifo, a European economic research group consisting of the Center for Economic Studies (CES), the Ifo Institute and the CESifo GmbH (Munich Society for the Promotion of Economic Research), examines what economics experts f…

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Delve into the e-learning programmes in English of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, the oldest institution of higher learning in Greece, and enjoy the flexibility to study at your own pace from anywhere in the world. Over the last…

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Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is urging Greece’s official creditors to bridge differences and promptly conclude a review on the country’s progress in economic reforms, sticking to the terms of last summer’s bailout agreement, while…

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The Greek-German Business Forum “Restoring Confidence and Navigating for New Trade, Investment and Startups”, on the role innovation and start-ups play in returning the Greek economy to growth, took place yesterday (04/04) in Berlin. The…

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Reflecting on the current refugee crisis and the notion of protection and asylum throughout history, Professor Costas Douzinas, Chair of the Greek Parliament’s Committee on National Defence & Foreign Relations and Director of the Unive…

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