Last month, the Greek Parliament approved with a wide majority the deal for the sale and long-term lease of the old airport of Hellenikon in southern Athens. The story goes back to 2014 when Lamda Development SA signed a contract with the Hellenic Re…

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The Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) has published the results of its latest research project called LOMIGRAS : “Mainstreaming and Monitoring Immigrants Integration in Local Government in Greece”, which was ca…

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According to OECD, global infrastructure needs (excluding telecoms and social infrastructure) are expected to increase to around $ 55 trl by 2030, but infrastructure investments in Greece follow a significant downward trend in recent crisis years, ma…

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The Hellenic Foundation for European and Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP) and the Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB) recently published a joint monograph “ Greece and the EU: Lessons from a long-standing crisis”, edited by CIDOB R…

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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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