The savaging of Greece: Jacques Sapir on the Greek crisis

Jacques Sapir

Jacques Sapir, born in 1954, is a French economist, director of studies at the Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales (EHESS) in Paris, director of the Centre d'Etudes des Modes d'Industrialisation (CEMI-EHESS), and one of the foremost experts on the economy of Russia and of the transition from a communist to a capitalist economy. He teaches at the Moscow School of Economics, University of Moscow. He is a specialist of questions of Defence and Strategy, having worked for the French Ministry of Defence, and a specialist of the former Soviet Army. Among his best known works on economic theory figures Les Trous noirs de la science économique: essai sur l’impossibilité de penser le Temps et l’Argent. 

Reflections on Greece and the Euro (Interview with FIGAROVOX, August 23, 2015)

What future for Varoufakis? (August 15, 2015)

Backfires (August 12, 2015)

In defence of Varoufakis (July 31, 2015)

Crises (July 19, 2015)

Capitulation (July 13, 2015)

Tsipras' treason? (July 11, 2015)

OXI (No!) (July 6, 2015)

Crises and uncoverings (July 4, 2015)

A European tyranny? (June 29, 2015)

Three victories of Greece (June 24, 2015)

Greece: default ahead? (June 12, 2015)

The mechanic of default (May 27, 2015)

Tsipras' big swing (April 8, 2015)

The GREXIT hypothesis (February 26, 2015)

The Greece Euro-group agreement (February 22, 2015)

A national moment (February 13, 2015)

The Frankfurt ultimatum (February 6, 2015)

Greece's brinkmanship (February 4, 2015)

SYRIZA's message of hope (January 27, 2015)

The Chancellor and the blind (January 6, 2015)

Greece at bay (March 9, 2014)

Greece: the road to insolvency (February 16, 2013)

...and the Cyprus crisis

Russia and Cyprus (March 18, 2013)

The savaging of Greece