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Intelligent Governance for the 21st Century

Department of Government public conversation

Date: Wednesday 7 November 2012 
Time: 6.30-8pm 
Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building
Speakers:  Nicolas Berggruen, Nathan Gardels

A conversation about new models of governance, looking at Western democracy, Eastern mandarinates and the search for methods of governance that can extend the benefits of globalisation rather than destroy them.

Nicolas Berggruen is the founder and president of Berggruen Holdings, a private investment company, and the Nicolas Berggruen Institute, a think tank devoted to addressing governance issues.

Nathan Gardels is a senior advisor at NBI, editor of New Perspectives Quarterly, editor in chief, Global Services, Los Angeles Times Syndicate. Their new book is Intelligent Governance for the 21st Century: a middle way between West and East.

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