Costas Lapavitsas is a professor of economics at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
Articles by this author
Wednesday, January 01, 2014
Finance's Hold on Our Everyday Life Must Be Broken
The mature economies of the modern world, particularly the United States and Britain, are often described as "financialised". The term reflects the ascendancy of the financial sector.
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Greece Must Default and Quit the Euro. The Real Debate is How
Greece is facing an economic and social disaster , the result of its so-called rescue by the "troika" of the EU, the International Monetary Fund and the European Central Bank.