Adults in the Room by Yanis Varoufakis

This book provides a behind-the-scenes look at the European financial crisis from the perspective of a former Greek finance minister. It offers an insider's view of the negotiations and power plays that took place between Greece and its international creditors during the country's economic crisis. The book reveals the author's struggles against the austerity measures imposed by the European Union and the International Monetary Fund, and his eventual resignation when he realized the futility of his efforts. It is a critique of the European Union's economic policies and a plea for more democracy in global finance.

The 9739th greatest book of all time


Published
2017
Nationality
Greek
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
550-600
Words
150,000
Original Language
English

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