Published on Mar 14, 2014 also see George Soros Sees Germany As A Threat To European Union, also centers on Soros’s new book which can be found here- The Tragedy of the European Union: Disintegration or Revival?
Speakers: George Soros, Anatole Kaletsky
Chair: Professor Mary Kaldor
Recorded on 13 March 2014 in Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street.
George Soros video and more detail below
This event marks the publication of George Soros’ new book, Tragedy of the European Union: Disintegration or Revival?: The Tragedy of the European Union: Disintegration or Revival? in which he reveals the roots of Europe’s current financial crisis and comprehensively assesses the consequences of that crisis for the global economy and on the political ideals embodied by the European Union. In this concise and illuminating volume, renowned financier George Soros examines both the political and economic fault-lines of the European Union to reveal the roots Europe’s current financial crisis. Interwoven with aspects from George Soros’ personal life, The Fate of the Union narrates the history of the European Union in order to assess the current crisis and its effects on Europe’s role in the global economy. Will the Euro survive? George Soros identifies the true culprits of the Eurozone crisis – among them a misbegotten German austerity programme – and diagnoses what we must do to rescue the ideals of the European project.
Below is the full presentation.