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Women on the Edge: globalisation and gender

Tuesday 3 December, 6.30pm
Old Theatre, Old Building

Dr Noreena Hertz will be looking at globalisation and the wide-ranging implications it has for women in a lecture entitled Women on the Edge: globalisation and gender on Tuesday 3 December at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

Professor Anne Philips, director of the Gender Institute at LSE, will then discuss with Noreena Hertz the points raised.

Noreena Hertz is associate director of the Centre for International Business at the University of Cambridge. Her acclaimed publication The Silent Takeover made her one of the one of the world's most sought after commentators on economic globalisation and led to her being dubbed 'the British Naomi Klein' by sections of the media.

This lecture is free and open to all. Entry is on a first come first served basis.  

Women on the Edge: globalisation and gender is on Tuesday 3 December at 6.30pm in the Old Theatre. Old Building, LSE, Houghton St, London WC2A 2AE.

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Notes :

Noreena Hertz began her career as an expert on Russia and worked for the World Bank advising the Russian government on its economic reforms. She has also worked on the Middle East Peace Process with the Palestinian Authority and the governments of Israel, Jordan and Egypt.

These lectures form part of the Miliband Lectures on Global Economic Governance, which have attracted names such as Naomi Klein, and Joseph Stiglitz.

27 November 2002

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