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Talking to My Daughter

A Brief History of Capitalism

**THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER**



Yanis Varoufakis, world renowned economist, writes to his daughter to teach her the hazards of capitalism.

‘Why is there so much inequality?’ asked Xenia to her father. Answering her questions in a series of accessible and tender letters, Varoufakis educates her to what economics and capitalism is and why it is so dangerous.

Taking from memories of her childhood and a variety of well-known tales – from
Oedipus and
Faust to
Frankenstein and
The Matrix – Varoufakis turns
Talking To My Daughter into an enjoyable and engaging read, without ever shying from the harder truths. Greece’s former finance minister explains everything you need to know to understand why economics is the most important drama of our times.

In answering his daughter’s deceptively simple questions, Varoufakis disentangles our troubling world with remarkable clarity and child-like honesty, as well as inspiring us to make it a better one.

'Utterly accessible, deeply humane and startlingly original - a potent democratic tool at the perfect time' Naomi Klein
Rezension
"If you're Left-wing, or even if you have doubts about market economies, you'll love his arguments because they're so easy to understand. If you're on the Right, you'll have a very clear idea of how your cleverest opponents think ... Varoufakis tells all this with exemplary verve ... It's great fun to read ... Varoufakis has started a debate here, and he's done it brilliantly" Evening Standard
Portrait
Born in Athens in 1961,
Yanis Varoufakis was for many years a professor of economics in Britain, Australia and the USA before becoming finance minister of Greece in 2015. His memoir of his experiences in government,
Adults In the Room: My Battle with Europe’s Deep Establishment, was a number one bestseller in 2017. His previous book,
And The Weak Suffer What They Must? Europe, Austerity and the Threat to Global Stability was a number one bestseller in 2016. He is currently Professor of Economics at the University of Athens and speaks to audiences of thousands worldwide as a co-founder of the Democracy in Europe Movement (DiEM25).

His daughter Xenia is now fifteen years old and lives in Sydney, Australia.

yanisvaroufakis.eu / @yanisvaroufakis
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Einband Taschenbuch
Seitenzahl 224
Erscheinungsdatum 01.02.2019
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-1-78470-575-6
Verlag Random House Children's Books
Maße (L/B/H) 19.8/12.6/2.5 cm
Gewicht 169 g
Verkaufsrang 6620
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