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Counting the Cost: Britain's 40 Years in the EU

Thursday 15 November 2012 18:00 to 19:00 GMT


Chatham House, London


Rt Hon Dr Vince Cable MP, Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
Dr Kirsty Hughes, Chief Executive, Index on Censorship  
Malcolm Levitt, Senior Adviser, Kreab Gavin Anderson
Chair: Dr Julie Smith, Senior Lecturer, Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Cambridge

Type: Members Events

The speakers will discuss the economic dimension of British membership of the European Union. They will consider the effects on the City, the impact of the euro crisis and the UK’s ability to influence policy from outside the eurozone. This event marks the launch of the November issue of International Affairs, which focuses on 40 years of the UK's membership of the EU.

LIVE STREAM: This event will be live streamed for members only. The live stream will be made available here at 18:00 GMT on Thursday 15 November.

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This event will be followed by a drinks reception at 19:00.

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