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In his column for American Prospect, James K. Galbraith writes about my testimony to the Greek Parliament’s Debt Truth Committee

Posted 22 Jun 2015 in Blog
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I was interviewed by Atlantico.fr on the potential consequences of Grexit

Posted 19 Jun 2015 in Blog
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On 11 June I testified about Greek debt and the bailout of Greece’s creditors to the Debt Truth Committee of the Greek Parliament. Watch the video here More coverage here, here and here, and here

Posted 14 Jun 2015 in Blog
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I’m quoted on Greek debt in the French newspaper Libération: «Imaginez que vous êtes en prison pour ne pas avoir payé vos dettes, suggérait vendredi l’économiste Philippe Legrain dans la revue Foreign Policy. Après cinq ans de misère, vous dirigez une rébellion qui prend le contrôle de la prison et vous exigez votre libération. Les gardiens réagissent en vous […]

Posted 14 Jun 2015 in Blog
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Yes, Greece needs reform, but that isn’t the real issue. If the creditors aren’t willing to be reasonable, default – even euro exit – is preferable to debt bondage. My latest column for Foreign Policy

Posted 12 Jun 2015 in Blog
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On 7 June I was interviewed about the crisis in the eurozone, Greece, Germany, the Dutch economy on Buitenhof, a leading political TV programme in the Netherlands. Watch here. Starts at 22nd minute, for 18 minutes

Posted 07 Jun 2015 in Blog
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I was interviewed on Hungarian radio about globalisation and the eurozone. Peter Zentai has written up the interviews on his blog

Posted 07 May 2015 in Blog
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Mon article dans La Tribune

Posted 04 May 2015 in Blog
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I was interviewed by Hernán Garcés for the Spanish magazine Alternativas Económicas

Posted 03 May 2015 in Blog
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I was interviewed on BBC World Service about Greece and the ECB in the aftermath of the Eurogroup meeting in Riga on 24 April. It was very early and I was barely awake! Starts around the 31st minute.

Posted 25 Apr 2015 in Blog
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“Throughout the crisis we’ve seen the ECB change its rules when it wants to. Clearly politics come into it,” said Philippe Legrain, ‎a visiting senior fellow at the European Institute at the London School of Economics. “Trichet’s letter to Ireland goes well beyond what a central bank should be doing. It’s blackmail basically.” Read the […]

Posted 24 Apr 2015 in Blog
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I spent the weekend in the Irish city of Limerick, where a wonderful group of citizen activists organised Limerick Spring, to encourage others to become politically active and change Ireland – and Europe – for the better. Thank you for inviting me. While I was there I was interviewed by the Irish Times on Greece’s […]

Posted 20 Apr 2015 in Blog
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My latest column for Foreign Policy

Posted 10 Apr 2015 in Blog
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My latest op-ed for Project Syndicate.

Posted 10 Apr 2015 in Blog
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My piece for CapX

Posted 25 Mar 2015 in Blog
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He claims “a sustained recovery is taking hold” in the eurozone. Really? My column for Foreign Policy

Posted 22 Mar 2015 in Blog
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Yo en El Economista 

Posted 12 Mar 2015 in Blog
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My article for Brussels Times

Posted 10 Mar 2015 in Blog
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My interview with LSE’s EUROPP blog

Posted 10 Mar 2015 in Blog
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My op-ed for MNI Europe

Posted 09 Mar 2015 in Blog