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Financial Times and Wall Street Journal look at parallel currency solution for Greece

June 16, 2015 Leave a comment

Today both the Financial Times and the Wall Street Journal are talking about the increasing possibility of a parallel currency solution for Greece.  Primary sources of this idea are four papers from the Real-World Economics Review:

Trond Andresen and Robert W. Parenteau, “A program proposal for creating a complementary currency in Greece”, real-world economics review, issue no. 71, 29 May 2015, pp. 2-10,

Alan Harvey, “Updated proposal for a complementary currency for Greece (with response to critics)”, real-world economics review, issue no. 71, 29 May 2015, pp. 12-18,

Claude Hillinger, “From TREXIT to GREXIT? – Quo vadis hellas?”, real-world economics review, issue no. 70, 20 Feb 2015, pp. 161-163,

Trond Andresen, (2013). Improved Macroeconomic Control with Electronic Money and Modern Monetary Theory, real-world economics review, issue 63,


Issue no. 70 of the real-world economics review

February 19, 2015 Comments off

Yanis Varoufakis is Greece’s new finance minister

January 27, 2015 4 comments

It was announced this morning that Yanis Varoufakis is Greece’s new finance minister.  Two of Varoufakis’s papers have appeared in the Real-World Economics Review:
Egalitarianism’s latest foe: a critical review of Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-Frist Century
What Is Neoclassical Economics?  (with Christian Arnsperger)

The Guardian reports:   Read more…