Is Global Democracy Possible?
Speaker(s): Professor Daniele Archibugi, Professor Michael Cox; George Monbiot
Chair: Professor David Held
Recorded on 28 January 2009 in Old Theatre, Old Building.
This panel will explore whether or not the concepts and practices of democracy can be extended beyond borders to embrace the global order. Panellists take sharply different views on this question and very lively debate is promised. Daniele Archibugi is professor of innovation, governance and public policy at Birkbeck College. Michael Cox is professor of international relations at LSE. George Monbiot is a bestselling author and a columnist for The Guardian newspaper.