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Countering the crisis: fixing the monetary union and upgrading EU employment policy

LSE European Institute 'Perspectives on Europe' public lecture

Date: Tuesday 7 May 2013 
Time: 1.30-3pm 
Venue: Wolfson Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: László Andor
Chair: Prof Iain Begg

László Andor has been the EU's commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion since February 2010. Between 2005 and 2010 he represented Hungary, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Croatia on the Board of Directors of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in London. Previously, he worked as associate professor at Corvinus University of Budapest and King Sigismund College, editor of journals, and advisor to the Hungarian Prime Minister. Hungarian national, Mr Andor graduated from the University of Economic Sciences in Budapest in 1989, studied at George Washington University, Washington, D.C., and earned a Master's degree in Development Economics at the University of Manchester in 1993 as a British Council Fellow. He holds a PhD in Economics from the Hungarian Academy of Sciences.

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This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis. For any queries email Loukia Vassiliou on l.vassiliou@lse.ac.uk or call 020 7955 7896.


A transcript of László Andor's speech is available to download. Download 'Countering the crisis: fixing the monetary union and upgrading EU employment policy' (pfd).

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