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Building the Centre-right in Europe: impressions from a lifetime's experience

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Speaker(s): Wilfried Martens
Chair: Professor Damian Chalmers

Recorded on 27 October 2009 in Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House.

Centre-right parties dominate at national and European levels. To what do they owe their success - even during this so-called 'crisis of capitalism'? Wilfried Martens is president of the European People's Party and former prime minister of Belgium. This lecture marks the release of his memoirs, I Struggle, I Overcome. Damian Chalmers is Professor of European Union Law based in the Law Department and the European Institute, LSE.

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