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Fossilized futures : topologies and topographies of crisis experience in Central Greece
(2017-03-01) - Journal item,
Drawing on ethnography from western Thessaly, this paper reassesses notions of time and temporality in light of the Greek economic crisis. People experience the past as a folded assemblage of often linearly distant and ...
Pandora's box : photovoltaic energy and economic crisis in Greece
(2013-05) - Journal article,
The Greek photovoltaic program was launched in 2006 and rebranded in 2011 as a way to repay debt and decrease national deficit. The scheme promotes new livelihood opportunities on all levels, from micro-scale home installations ...
Opportunism and diversification : entrepreneurship and livelihood strategies in uncertain times
(2015) - Journal article,
As economic crisis deepens across Europe people are forced to find innovative strategies to accommodate circumstances of chronic uncertainty. Even with a second multi-billion euro bailout package secured for Greece, the ...
Energy talk, temporality, and belonging in austerity Greece
(2017) - Journal article,
Dramatic changes in the energy landscape provide a lens through which to understand local perceptions of temporality, modernity, and belonging in austerity Greece. Re-launched in 2011, the European Union supported solar ...
Temporal vertigo and time vortices on Greece’s Central Plain
(2016-03-01) - Journal item,
The consequences of prolonged fiscal austerity have left people in Trikala, central Greece, with feelings of intense temporal vertigo: confusion and anxiety about where and when they belong in overarching timelines of pasts ...
Sun, wind, and the rebirth of extractive economies : renewable energy investment and metanarratives of crisis in Greece
(2015-12) - Journal article,
In the midst of economic crisis, the Greek state has taken the unprecedented step of opening many of the nation's closed business sectors to international investors. Opportunities for multinational investment have been ...