Historians are often tempted to think that events of the past return to the present under new clothes in a cyclical way. The Greek historian Thucydides was probably the first to propose this cyclical conception of history. In his narrative of the Peloponnesian War, he looked for those causes that drove people to wars repeatedly […]
Nicolò Fraccaroli is a PhD student in Economics at the University of Rome Tor Vergata and a graduate from the London School of Economics in Political Economy of Europe. He published with Robert Skidelsky the book Austerity vs Stimulus: The Political Future of Economic Recovery (Palgrave Macmillan, 2017).