Ancient Greek solution for debt crisis
Email from the past? Not an ancient Greek laptop, but a writing tablet on a vase from 470 BC
- What advice would the ancient Greeks provide to help modern Greeks with their current financial worries?
How would the gods on Mount Olympus tackle the IMF and the bond markets?
Worse things happen at sea: Homer's Odyssey shows the spirit of fortitude in adversity
"A martyr to moral inquiry": Statue of Socrates outside the Bank of Greece in Athens
Hippocrates: "Wishful thinking will not produce a cure"
The oracle at Delphi: Always ambiguous enough to be right afterwards, rather like modern economists