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The Sound of Economics Live: Exiting the great lockdown?

This episode of The Sound of Economics Live will discuss European coordination, national responses, and local effects in moving on the the next phase of containment of the COVID-19 pandemic

Date: April 17, 2020, 12:30 pm Topic: Macroeconomic policy

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As COVID-19 numbers stabilize in some European countries there is talk of lifting the lockdown. Meanwhile European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen is calling for a “coordinated exit from the confinement measures.”

Europe is an interconnected continent. What are the risks of Member States acting on their own? Will the EU be able to bring states together for a coordinated exit strategy?

In this live recording of the latest episode of The Sound of Economics we will discuss these questions.

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Schedule

Apr 17, 2020

12:30-13:30

Conversation

Maria Demertzis, Deputy Director

Thomas Hale, Associate Professor in Global Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government; Fellow of St Antony's College, University of Oxford

Jean Pisani-Ferry, Senior Fellow

Giuseppe Porcaro, Head of Outreach and Governance

Additional speakers to be confirmed

Speakers

Thomas Hale

Associate Professor in Global Public Policy, Blavatnik School of Government; Fellow of St Antony's College, University of Oxford

Jean Pisani-Ferry

Senior Fellow

Giuseppe Porcaro

Head of Outreach and Governance

Maria Demertzis

Deputy Director

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Matilda Sevon

[email protected]

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