With the Greek general elections only a few days away, all eyes are on Syriza and the future of the Greek Left. How did Greece arrive at this juncture and where should it go from here?
Verso Senior Editor Sebastian Budgen spoke to leading Syriza member Stathis Kouvelakis
magazine. In the interview, Kouvelakis discusses Syriza's development and its position within the Greek Left, the party's priorities and major challenges, and possible solutions to the debt crisis.
A new review in Choice
considers the merits of The Great Credit Crash
, a comprehensive overview of the origins and consequences of the crisis edited by Martijn Konings, and Jeffrey Sommers. Choice
praises the collection's "alternative perspective"—one that is "informed by heterodox economic theory ... addressing issues largely neglected by neoclassical economists."