Dimitri Sotiropoulos

Dimitri Sotiropoulos has been quoted 4 times. The two most recent articles where Dimitri Sotiropoulos has been quoted are Prospect of Greek default raises tensions as Merkel and Tsipras meet in Berlin and Greek referendum bid for ‘reinforcements’ is ‘anti-constitutional’. Most recently, Dimitri Sotiropoulos was quoted as having said, “We have a clash between a democratic mandate to change economic and social policy on one hand, and the requirements of running smoothly and economy within a wider, economic integration project which is European unification.”.

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There are very, very few months remaining until the end of the year and in this very short period we need to perform the recapitalisation of banks. If this does not happen, chances are that there will be a bail-in, which will drastically affect the deposits of Greek citizens in Greek banks.

We have a clash between a democratic mandate to change economic and social policy on one hand, and the requirements of running smoothly and economy within a wider, economic integration project which is European unification.

Clearly, article 44 paragraph 2 of the Greek Constitution forbids, for a reason, the launching of a referendum on public finance issues, and this is evident, because we expect that so delicate and complex a matter such as the finances of the state cannot be dealt with a 'yes or no' answer.

The European Union has made a lot of progress but not enough to be appreciated by the lower income groups in Europe and younger generations. That means the soil is fertile for populist and simplistic understandings of politics to flourish.

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