European Commission

The UK and the Eurozone

15th January 2013


14:00 – 14.30: “The Future of the Eurozone”
Martin Larch, Head of Unit for Ireland, Lithuania and Poland,
Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, European Commission

14:30 – 15:00: “The Eurozone and European Integration”
Professor Stefan Collignon, Professor of Political Economy, Sant’Anna School
of Advanced Studies, Pisa, and International Chief Economist of the Centro
Europa Ricerche (CER), Rome

15:00 – 15:30: Questions & Comments from the audience

15:30 – 16:00: Coffee & Tea Break

16:00 – 16:30: “The Eurozone – Has the Corner been Turned?”
Dr Waltraud Schelkle, Senior Lecturer in Political Economy, London School of

16:30 – 17:15: Questions & Comments from the audience

17.15 – 17.30: Comments and Conclusions from the Chairman
Brendan Donnelly, Director, The Federal Trust

17:30 – 18:30: Reception

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This conference was co-funded by the European Commission Representation in the UK.