Responding to the Unemployment Crisis in Greece

An 'Employment of Last Resort' Proposal for Greece
Monday November 25, 2013

Overview

Rania Antonopoulos, Senior Scholar at the Levy Economics Institute, describes her proposal for an “Employer of Last Resort” program in Greece. Part of the MMx seminar “The Disparate Impact of Unemployment: Macroeconomic Policy as a Tool for Race, Gender, and Age Discrimination” hosted by the Modern Money Network.

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Participant Profile

Rania Antonopoulos

Alternate Minister for Combatting Unemployment & MP (SYRIZA)
Greek Hellenic Parliament

Rania Antonopoulos, MP is the Alternate Minister for Combatting Unemployment (SYRIZA) in the Greek Hellenic Parliament. She is also a senior scholar and director of the Gender Equality and the Economy program at the Levy Institute.

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