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Podcasts and Videos

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Podcasts and videos are available for many of our past events, with more being added to the archive soon! You can also find a list of past podcasts under the events listings in the events and seminar pages.

Recent Highlights


 Greece out of crisis? Building a competitive economy

21 May 2018

Speakers: Dr Vassili G. Apostolopoulos, CEO, Athens Medical Group; Nikos Drandakis, Founder and CEO, Beat; Michael Tsamaz, Chairman and CEO, OTE Group

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Perspectives On a Cyprus Settlement and Developments In UK-Cyprus Relations Since 2010

9 May 2018
Speaker: Matthew Kidd CMG, Former British High Commissioner To Cyprus

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The Greco-German Affair in the Euro Crisis: mutual recognition lost?

20 March 2018
Speakers: Kira Gartzou-Katsouyanni, PhD student, European Institute, LSE; Kalypso Nicolaïdis, Professor of International Relations and Director of the Centre for International Studies at the University of Oxford, UK; Claudia Sternberg, Senior Research Associate at University College London’s European Institute, UK

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Greek Exports and Corporate Adjustment

12 March 2018
Speakers: Anthony Bartzokas, Board Alternate Director, EBRD and Peter Sanfey, Deputy Director for Country Economics and Policy, EBRD

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Fake News, Propaganda and Media in Greece

27 February, 2018
Speaker: Nikos Pappas, Greek Minister of Digital Policy, Telecommunications and Information

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Mobility of Highly-Skilled Individuals, Local Innovation and Entrepreneurship Activity

20 February 2018

Speaker: Claire Economidou, Associate Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, University of Piraeus, Greece

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he Effects of Economic Crisis on Greek Entrepreneurship

6 February 2018

Speaker: Jessie Voumvaki, Senior Economist, Head of Entrepreneurship and Business Analysis, Economic Analysis Department, National Bank of Greece

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Where is Brexit heading?

5 February 2018

Speaker: Simon Hix, Harold Laski Professor of Political Science, Department of Government, LSE; Academic Director, LSE Institute of Public Affairs
Discussant: George Pagoulatos, Professor of European Politics and Economy (AUEB); Visiting Professor at the College of Europe in Bruges
Chair: Spyros Economides, Associate Professor of International Relations and European Politics, Hellenic Observatory Director

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Nation Branding and Nation Competitiveness: Implications for Greece

23 January 2018

Speaker: George J. Avlonitis, Professor of Marketing, Athens University of Economics and Business (AUEB)

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Between a Rock and a Hard Place: Social Partners and Reforms in the Wage-Setting System in Greece under Austerity

9 January 2018

Speakers: Andreas Kornelakis, King’s College London; Horen Voskeritsian, UWE-Bristol and Panos Kapotas, University of Portsmouth

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2017 -  2018

Non-Performing Loans and Resolving Private Sector Insolvency: Experiences from the EU Periphery and the Case of Greece

16 October 2017 

Speakers: Christos Gortsos, (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens), Nikolaos Karamouzis (HBA & Eurobank Ergasias) and Platon Monokroussos (Eurobank Ergasias and Hellenic Observatory

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16th HO Annual Lecture: Defeating populism, defending the truth and unleashing the potential of the Greek economy

15 May, 2017

Speaker: Kyriakos Mitsotakis, President of Nea Dimokratia

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Cyprus: Revival from the crisis in the European Economic Dimension

13 March, 2017

Speaker: Harris Georgiades, Minister of Finance of the Republic of Cyprus

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Game Over - The Inside Story of the Greek Crisis

22 February 2017

Speaker: George Papaconstantinou, Former Greek Finance Minister

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