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Europe and the World Trade Round: seizing the opportunity for growth and development

LSE European Series

Date: Monday 17 October 2005
Time: 6.30pm
Venue
: Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker:  Christine Lagarde
Chair: Professor Iain Begg

As the World Trade Organisation's crucial Hong Kong Ministerial Conference approaches in December, France's trade minister sets out the main ingredients for success in the Doha Development Round.

Christine Lagarde is the French minister for foreign trade. A lawyer, she was chair of Baker & McKenzie's Global Policy Committee until June 2005.

This series is hosted by the European Institute at LSE. Next event in the series is on Wednesday 19 October - Lord Patten speaks on the topic of Can Europe Be Put Back Together Again?|

Ticket Information

This event is free and open to all however a ticket is required. 
Update: Wednesday 12 October

All tickets for members of the public, LSE staff, alumni and students for this event have now been allocated. Tickets for this event were distributed as of Tuesday 11 October. Any applicants who were unsuccessful in their ticket request have been advised.

Returns Queue
There will be a returns queue in operation for this event. Shortly before the event starts we will fill any empty seats left by ticket holders with people from the returns queue. The returns queue will be located outside the entrance to the Old Theatre. Entry is not guaranteed to this event via the returns queue.

Transcript

Text of Christine Lagarde's speech - Europe and the World Trade Round: seizing the opportunity for growth and development| (PDF)

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