In this provocative book, Yanis Varoufakis—the fiery former
finance minister in Greek’s new Syriza-led government—explodes
the myth that financialization, ineffective regulation of banks,
and generalized greed and globalization were the root causes of
the global economic crisis. Rather, he shows, they are symptoms
of a much deeper malaise, one that can be traced all the way back
to the Great Depression, then through the stagflation... more...