Since March 2010, Felipe Larraín Bascuñán as been the Minister of Finance of the Government of President Sebastián Piñera. Felipe gained a PhD (1985) and Master of Arts (1983) in Economics from Harvard University, and Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Universidad Católica de Chile (1981), he has a vast experience as an international consultant, academician, editor and author.
Since 1996, he has been a Professor of Economics at Universidad Católica de Chile in Santiago, where he previously served as Associate and Assistant Professor. From 1997 to 2002 he was affiliated to Harvard University, first as the Robert F. Kennedy Visiting Professor of Latin American Studies (1997-99), then as Faculty Fellow (1999-2002). Since 1985, he has served as economic advisor to several American governments.
This event is free and open to all, but a ticket is required. Tickets will be available to request online on Wednesday 22 June.
A lecture by Felipe Larraín Bascuñán, Minister of Finance of the Government of Chile
Date: Wednesday 29 June 2011, 6.30-8pm
Speaker: Felipe Larraín Bascuñán
Members of the public, LSE staff and alumni can request one ticket via the online ticket request form which will be live on this weblisting after 10.00am on Wednesday 22 June.
The ticket request form will be online for around an hour from going live. If after an hour we have received more requests than there are tickets available, the line will be closed, and tickets will be allocated on a random basis to those requests received. If after an hour we have received fewer requests than tickets available, the ticket line will stay open until all tickets have been allocated.
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This event is free and open to all however a ticket is required. One ticket per person can be requested on Wednesday 22 June.