Exposing The Risks Of Global Finance With Peter Dittus & Yilmaz Akyuz

A meeting of minds between a major voice from the Global North and the Global South is captured in this two part series featuring Peter Dittus, former BIS Chief and  author of ‘Revolution Required’ and Yilmaz Akyuz, South Centre Chief Economist and author of ‘Playing With Fire’

Exposing the Risks of Global Finance: Yilmaz Akyuz on ‘Playing with Fire’ (2/2)

March 6, 2018

South Centre Chief Economist explains the deepened financial integration of the Global South as a mechanism of Northern countries to continue compressing wage income. But the growing and massive accumulation of debt worldwide is making the global economy more vulnerable than ever before

Exposing the Risks of Global Finance: Peter Dittus on ‘Playing with Fire’ (1/2)

March 5, 2018

Former BIS chief, author of ‘Revolution Required’, praises the insights of Akyuz’s book ‘Playing with Fire’, notably in uncovering the current state of financial fragility triggered by the G7, worsened by the absence of international mechanisms to recover from systemic debt fall-outs