Innovation and reactions

By George Atsalakis, Assistant Professor – Economist School of Polytechnics of Crete Data Analysis Laboratory and Prediction 2,500 years ago, Heraclitus had said the famous phrase “everything flows”. The only certain thing for centuries is that everything is changing. The Διαβάστε περισσότερα – Read more

Rare flora in the Samaria Gorge

Samaria is the most significant gorge of Greece. “There is only one  gorge! all the others are simply canyons!”, says a local Sfakian – and of course he means the Samaria Gorge, whose uniqueness is both nationally  and globally recognized Διαβάστε περισσότερα – Read more

Cross cultural dialog

Promoting culture and inter cultural dialog, the dissemination of education, enhancement in science and the promotion of communication with respect to the values of each culture, constitute the cornerstones of UNESCO. In Greece there are ten places More particularly in: Διαβάστε περισσότερα – Read more

“Ideas regarding the two notions: Innovation – Competitiveness”

By John Stournaras and by Spyros Travlos By John Stournaras, Professor of Economics at the University of Athens and Chief Executive Officer at the Institute of Economic and Industrial Research and by Spyros Travlos, Business Consultant. A. General Findings Economic Διαβάστε περισσότερα – Read more

The development of Apokoronas through “Kallikratis”

by George Atsalakis and Ioanna Atsalakis The four year stability program of the Greek economy aims at gradually reducing the annual deficit of the national Budget so as the national debt is stabilized from the 317 billion € of today to Διαβάστε περισσότερα – Read more

“Design Greece” A program to update Greek enterprising from the Greek External Trade Organization

Industrial, Graphic and Communication Product Design is the new initiative of the Greek External Trade Organization (ΟΠΕ) entitled “Design Greece” within the framework of developing extroversion, improving competitiveness and modernizing Greek enterprising. “This initiative promotes interaction between designers and businesses Διαβάστε περισσότερα – Read more

Public excessive-debt

by George Atsalakis and Ioanna Atsalakis The Budget of the 2010 is bound to demonstrate a loss of 22,17 billion € that corresponds to the 9,1% of the Gross National Product (GNP). GNP was estimated at 240,15 billion € for 2009. Διαβάστε περισσότερα – Read more

Measures to reinforce the field of tourism

THE ANNUAL REPORT ON TOURISM BY THE GREEK CHAMBER OF TOURISM The Greek government took fourteen measures in order to confront the crisis and fortify the field of tourism in December 2008, according to the Annual Report on Greek Tourism Διαβάστε περισσότερα – Read more

The History of Bankruptcies and Stock Market Crash of 1929-1932 and 2008-2009

by George Atsalakis and Ioanna Atsalakis Greece has gone bankrupt four times in the past Germany went bankrupt during the middle war and in postwar years and Britain in 1945. The most recent bankruptcies were of Russia and of Argentina in Διαβάστε περισσότερα – Read more

Crete and the project of production and energy distribution DESERTEC

by George Atsalakis* Humanity’s prosperity during the last 200 years resulted in the aggravation of the environment and climatic changes which become more intense year after year. The average temperature of the atmosphere is increasing, the ice melt in the Διαβάστε περισσότερα – Read more