TTIP debate at SOAS - free podcast!

13 January 2016 - 3:45pm
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War on Want took part in an exciting debate this week on TTIP, the secretly negotiated EU-US trade deal.

The debate, entitled "Sovereignty, Deregulation & Citizen Rights: TTIP and the new neoliberal order", was held at the University of London's School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), and was organised by Students Against TTIP UK and SOAS International Relations Society.

BBC Economics Correspondent Andrew Walker chaired, with War on Want trade campaigner Mark Dearn joining Leader of the Green Party, Natalie Bennett, Dennis Novy, Associate Professor in Economics at the University of Warwick and specialist adviser on TTIP to the House of Lords, and Emanuel Adam, Head of Policy and Trade at British American Business, on the panel.

Click below to listen to the debate in full.

 

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