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Academic Year 2010-11 Seminars


Tuesday, 12 October 2010
The EMU-sovereign debt crisis: Fundamentals, expectations and contagion|
by Michael Arghyrou, Senior Lecturer, Cardiff Business School 
(ppt presentation|) (relevant paper|) (photo 1|) (photo 2|) (photo 3|)


Tuesday, 26 October 2010
The political management of the crisis. Problems and implications|
by Christos Lyrintzis, Department of Political Science & Public Administration, University of Athens; National Bank of Greece Senior Research Fellow, Hellenic Observatory, LSE
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Tuesday, 9 November 2010
The interplay of ICT innovation with state administrative tradition: Evidence from the Greek Taxation Information System (TAXIS)|  
by Elpida Prasopoulou, A.C. Laskaridis Post-doc Fellow, Hellenic Observatory, LSE 
(ppt presentation|) (photo 1|) (photo 2|) (photo 3|)


Tuesday, 23 November 2010
The Forgotten European Spring of the Greek Communist Party, 1987-1991| 
by Susannah Verney, Assistant Professor of European Integration, University of Athens; Visiting Fellow, Hellenic Observatory, LSE
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Tuesday, 7 December 2010
The twin deficits hypothesis: Evidence from Greece|
by Theodore Panagiotidis, Lecturer in Econometrics; Ministry of Economy, Competitiveness & Shipping Research Fellow, Hellenic Observatory, LSE 
(ppt presentation|) (photo 1|) (photo 2|)




Tuesday, 11 January 2011
The Sovereign Debt Debate and Greece| 
by Gikas A. Hardouvelis, Department of Banking and Financial Management, University of Piraeus
(ppt presentation|) (photo 1|) (photo 2|) (photo 3|)


Tuesday, 25 January 2011
Determinants and effects of government size: Overview of theory and the Greek experience| 
by Chris Tsoukis, Senior Lecturer, London Metropolitan Business School; Ministry of Economy, Competitiveness & Shipping Senior Research Fellow, Hellenic Observatory, LSE  
(ppt presentation|) (photo 1|) (photo 2|) (photo 3|


Tuesday, 8 February 2011
Hollow at the Core? Greek Prime Ministers and the Constraints on Governing| 
by Kevin Featherstone, Eleftherios Venizelos Professor, Director of the Hellenic Observatory, LSE
(ppt presentation|) (photo 1|) (photo 2|


Tuesday, 22 February 2011
The Eden-Dill Mission and the Doomed Quest to Save Greece from Axis Occupation, February to April 1941| 
by Steve Morewood, Lecturer, Institute of Archaeology & Antiquity, University of Birmingham  
(ppt presentation|) (transcript|) (photo 1|) (photo 2|) (photo 3|)


Tuesday, 8 March 2011
Special Education and Equal Opportunities in the Context of Economic Crisis| 
by Eleftheria Bernidaki-Aldous, Professor of Classics, Holder of the Endowed Chair of Modern Greek Studies Eleftherios Venizelos, American College of Greece, Deree 
(photo 1|) (photo 2|) (EU: A Commitment to Disability Rights|)


Tuesday. 22 March 2011
Imagined Enemies. In quest of the deeper reasons for Greek-Turkish Antagonism| 
by Alexis Heraclides, Professor of International Relations & Conflict Analysis, Panteion University of Social & Political Science; National Bank of Greece Senior Research Fellow, Hellenic Observatory, LSE 
(podcast|) (photo 1|) (photo 2|)