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20/03/2013 - Invited Talk #7: The redistribution of wealth : Invited Talk by Karel De Gucht

Info

Date: 
20 Mar 2013
Place: 

VUB, Promotion Hall (Building D), Campus Etterbeek, Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels

The Invited Talks are part of the Academic Chair ‘Stewardship of Finance’ founded by Vrije Universiteit Brussel and sponsored by six major insurance companies. The Holder of the Chair is the famous Belgian anthropologist, Paul Jorion. The project benefits from an active contribution by ULB and Vesalius College. The chair will give rise to new insights in the ethics and morals of financial activities, more specifically of insurance and financial management.

Programme: 

19.30-21.30 h.

Invited Talk by Karel de Gucht: 'Is there an ethical manner to ensure the redistribution of newly created wealth?'

Since February 2010 Karel De Gucht is European Commissioner for Trade. Before that Karel De Gucht was European Commissioner for Development and Humanitarian Aid (2009-2010) and Deputy Prime Minister of Belgium (2008-2009). VUB is De Gucht's Alma Mater. He is currently a regular guest professor in European law at the VUB.

THIS TALK WILD BE HELD IN ENGLISH

 

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