#3535 Overall Influence

Yanis Varoufakis

Greek-Australian political economist and author, Greek finance minister


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From Wikipedia

Ioannis "Yanis" Varoufakis is a Greek-Australian economist and politician. A former academic, he has been Secretary-General of MeRA25, a left-wing political party, since he founded it in 2018. A former member of Syriza, he served as Minister of Finance from January to July 2015 under Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras. Varoufakis was a member of the Hellenic Parliament for Athens B from January to September 2015; he regained a parliamentary seat in July 2019.

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University of Essex

University in Essex, United Kingdom

University of Sydney

Australian university founded in 1850

University of Birmingham

University in Birmingham, England, United Kingdom

University of East Anglia

University in Norwich, England

University of Texas at Austin

Public research university in Austin, Texas, United States

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

University in Athens, Greece

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#353 World Rank