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Debate on Globalisation

Tuesday 5 March, 6.30pm
Old Theatre, Old Building

Has globalisation helped developing countries? Who gains and who loses? Should poor countries protect their industries? And how can the World Bank and the IMF do better?

Come and hear the pros and cons from leading advocates of different views at this Debate on Globalisation on Tuesday 5 March at LSE. 

The speakers are:

  • Martin Wolf, the Financial Times
  • Professor Robert Wade, Development Studies Institute, LSE
  • Professor Tony Venables, research director for the Centre for Economic Performance, LSE
  • Adrian Wood, LSE; and Adrian Wood, chief economist at the Department for International Development

Professor Lord Layard will be chairing the event.

This debate is free and open to all, but a ticket is required. To reserve a ticket, call the Public Lecture Ticket Line on 020 7955 6100 or email events@lse.ac.uk| leaving your name, mailing address and the lecture title.

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To reserve a press seat, please contact Jessica Winterstein on 020 7955 7060 or email j.winterstein@lse.ac.uk|

Notes:

The Debate on Globalisation is on Tuesday 5 March at 6.30pm in the Old Theatre, Old Building, LSE.

22 February 2002

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