Former Finance Minister Of Greece Talks About The Future Of The Global Economy
Former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis gained global attention when he took on the EU leadership over the conditions they laid out for a bailout of Greece.
In his new book, And the Weak Suffer What They Must? Europe’s Crisis and America’s Economic Future, Varoufakis examines the history of Europe’s debt crisis.
He takes a critical look at austerity policies and lays out a series of policy changes he thinks are necessary to address the crisis.
Varoufakis joins us to talk about the kinds of policy changes he’d like to see put in place.