“Help separate truth from motivated error:” Acceptance speech at Sussex University on the occasion of an honourary doctorate conferment ~ Yanis Varoufakis



‘On 20th July 2017, the University of Sussex conferred upon me the degree of Doctor of the University Honoris Causa. Professor Andrea Cornwall, who kindly presented me to the Chancellor and the Congregation, explained the rationale of the award:’

“For his contribution to our understanding of the global economy, for his advocacy of an authentic internationalism, for his intellectual bravery and his passion for making a difference.” (For Professor’s full speech, click here.]

‘I wish to thank Professor Cornwall, Chancellor Sanjeev Bhaskar, and everyone at Sussex for that remarkable honour.’







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