Government Financial Transparency, Accountability, & the European Economic Crisis: Paths to Prosperity
(29-30 April 2016, Los Angeles, CA)
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VENIZELOS, Evangelos (former Deputy Prime Minister and former Minister of Finance, Greece)
Evangelos Venizelos is a Professor of Constitutional Law at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and member of the Hellenic Parliament.Since 1993 he has served in ministerial positions in Greece, including Minister for National Defense (2009-2011), Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance (2011-2012), Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs (2013-2015). He was the Leader of PASOK from March 2012 to June 2015. Εvangelos Venizelos was the Minister of Finance in Greece during the operation of PSI/OSI in 2011.
29 April 2016 (Presenter)
TOPIC: Using International Transparency Standards to Understand the Impact of the 2012 Greece PSI/OSI on the 2015 Debt Burden
Recommended Readings:
* USC Summit Presentation
* "State Transformation and the European Integration Project: Lessons from the financial crisis and the Greek Paradigm" CEPS, 4 Feb 2016
* "Bringing Western Democracy Government Financial Transparency to the OSI/PSI," E-Kyklos, 12 April 2016
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