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Global Imbalances and Social Challenges

Global Policy dialogue

Date: Wednesday 22 June 2011 
Time: 6.30-8pm 
Venue:  Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building
Speakers: Jean-Michel Severino, Martin Wolf
Chair: Professor David Held

Two of the world's top commentators on economics, development and finance discuss some of the most pressing global imbalances and the social challenges that they pose in the years ahead.

Jean-Michel Severino is general inspector of finances, French Ministry of Finance.

Martin Wolf is associate editor and chief economics commentator at the Financial Times.

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Global Policy| is an innovative and interdisciplinary journal bringing together world class academics and leading practitioners to analyse both public and private solutions to global problems and issues.

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Global Imbalances and Social Challenges (pdf)|

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