Medium Sized Nations, Small Crises

Events / 11.5.12

size of nations - economy


Albert Castellanos, Elisenda Paluzie and Daniel Tirado present their report “The size of states and economic performance in the European Union”

Conference is scheduled as follows:

10:00 – Registration

10:15 – Welcome speech

Xabier Macías, President of the Centre Maurits Coppieters
Jordi Solé, Secretary General of the European Free Alliance

10:30 – Presentation of “The size of states and economic performance in the European Union

by professors:

Albert Castellanos, University Pompeu Fabra
Elisenda Paluzie, University of Barcelona
Daniel Tirado, University of Vic

11:30 – Cofee break

12:00 – Conference “Basing recovery on a solid foundation: the challenges for nations in a post-crisis world” by lecturer:

Joan Tugores, Professor of Economics at the University of Barcelona

Opening: Josep Huguet, President of the Josep Irla Foundation

13:00 – Closure

Oriol Junqueras, President of Esquerra

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The conference is at Palau del lloctinent – Carrer comptes,2. Barcelona, Catalonia, European Union.

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This Conference is financially supported by the European Parliament. The European Parliament is not liable for the content of the conference nor the opinions of the speakers.

This conference is a joint intiative of the Centre Maurits Coppieters and the Fundació Josep Irla.