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The Political Economy of privatization in Greece after the Economic Crisis

Hosted by the Hellenic Observatory

Cañada Blanch Room (COW 1.11), Cowdray House,

Speaker

Dr Özgün Sarimehmet Duman

Chair

Professor Kevin Featherstone

This seminar will make an inquiry into privatisation as a critical policy tool in economic recovery after the economic crisis in Greece.

The seminar defines privatisation as the transfer of assets, ownership, responsibilities, services and rights from the public sector to the private sector. It will provide a concise background of the economic crisis, the state of the real economy and the financial market, and the non-structural and structural measures introduced for economic recovery.

Özgün Sarimehmet Duman, Visiting Fellow, Hellenic Observatory, LSE.

Kevin Featherstone, Head of the European Institute, LSE.

The Hellenic Observatory (@HO_LSE) is part of the European Institute at the LSE. Established in 1996, it is internationally recognised as one of the premier research centres on contemporary Greece and Cyprus. 

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