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World Trade chief to speak on Europe

Pascal Lamy, Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, is to talk about Europe’s troubled situation as he delivers the next Montague Burton lecture.

Mr Lamy, a French politician and a former European commissioner for trade, is the fifth Director-General of the World Trade Organisation. He is currently serving his second four-year term.

Mr Lamy will deliver his lecture, A Troubled Europe In A Troubled World, as part of the Montague Burton Visiting Professor of International Relations lecture series. He will also receive an honorary degree from the University.

A Troubled Europe In A Troubled World

Friday 29 June 2012, 5.15pm

Friday 29 June 2012, 6.15pm

David Hume Tower, Lecture Theatre 'A', George Square

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The lecture series is named after Montague Burton, knighted for his services to industrial relations and founder of the clothes chain Burton.