Yanis Varoufakis is the co-founder of DiEM25 (Democracy in Europe Movement). He is also the former finance minister of Greece. His latest book is "And the Weak Suffer What They Must?: Europe's Crisis and America's Economic Future."

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The Radical Case for the UK to Stay in the EU

  • Yanis Varoufakis: Conversation with John Nash on ‘Ideal Money’

  • Of Greeks and Germans: Re-imagining our Shared Future

  • The Rise of Europe’s Ultra-Right is the Left’s Fault

  • Athens Confesses: The 2013 Primary Surplus was a Mirage

  • Greek Statistics are Back: Primary Deficit Presented as Surplus

  • Greece’s Grand Decoupling

  • Why has the Eurozone Bond Market Stabilized?

  • Remembering Tony Benn

  • Open Letter to Alex Salmond

  • On Ukraine, three Awkward Questions for Western Liberals

  • What Europe Can Teach America

  • Bitcoin is a Flawed Currency but Useful for the Eurozone

  • Peter Bofinger’s Euro-Bundles are a Step Backwards but also a Solution

  • Making Sense of Peter Bofinger’s Euro-Bundles

  • Germany’s Choice: Authoritarianism or Hegemony

  • The Economics of Christmas

  • Does an Independent Scotland Need its Own Currency?

  • What Does Merkel’s Victory Mean for Europe?