Britain and Europe: Securing the Economic Recovery

Aston Centre for Europe with the European Commission held a seminar on the European policy of the Conservative–Liberal Democrat coalition entitled: Britain & Europe: Securing the Economic Recovery’ on Wednesday, 19 January 2011.


The event will began with a roundtable discussion chaired by Lord Kerr of Kinlochard.

Speakers included:

  • Professor Tim Bale (Sussex)

  • Professor Simon Bulmer (Sheffield)

  • Professor Richard Whitman (Bath)

Download a podcast of the roundtable (MP3)

Keynote speech

After the roundtable, a keynote speech was given by Dr Adam Posen of the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee entitled, ‘Decoupling and Divergent Recoveries in Europe’.

Download a podcast of Dr Posen's keynote speech (MP3).