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Can 364 Economists All Be Wrong? - Lord Howe to speak at LSE

Lord Howe of Aberavon gives the second in a series of lectures by former chancellors of the Exchequer on Tuesday 9 November at LSE

Lord Howe was Margaret Thatcher's longest standing Cabinet minister, serving as chancellor of the Exchequer, foreign secretary and leader of the House of Commons.

Howard Davies, director of LSE, will chair this event. 

Can 364 Economists All Be Wrong? is on Tuesday 9 November at 6.30pm in the Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, LSE, Houghton Street, London WC2A. This event is free and open to all with no ticket required.  

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

Notes:

This lecture is part of a series of lectures that will provide a unique insight into the thoughts and actions of the holders of one of the most difficult posts within British government. Each speaker will shed light on the challenges faced during their time in office and provide a personal account of how these were tackled.

This series will provide an exciting overview of how the many challenges to British economic policy have been addressed in the past and what lessons current policy makers can learn. The series continues with:

  • Lord Lawson of Blaby: Changing the Concensus
    Monday 15 November, 6.30pm, Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, LSE
  • Lord Lamont of Lerwick: Out of the Ashes
    Tuesday 23 November, 6.30pm, Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, LSE
  • Kenneth Clarke MP: The Quest for the Holy Grail - Low Inflation and Growth
    Monday 29 November, 6.30pm, Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House, LSE

1 November 2004

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