SOAS University of London

Department of Development Studies

New Left Wing Governments in South America. Venezuela, Bolivia, Ecuador: A First Balance-Sheet

Dr Eric Toussaint (World Social Forum and Committee for the Abolition of Third World Debt)

Date: 25 February 2008Time: 6:30 PM

Finishes: 25 February 2008Time: 8:30 PM

Venue: Brunei Gallery Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Type of Event: 0

Note: Internal event not open to external attendees.

Dr Toussaint is a member of the Executive Committee of the World Social Forum (WSF) and founder of the Committee for the Abolition of Third World Debt. He was recently involved as an adviser in the creation of the Latin American Bank of the South (Banco del Sur). Dr Toussaint is the author of several books, including:

  • The World Bank: A Critical Primer (2007)
  • Your Money or Your Life: The Tyranny of Global Finance (1998, 2005)
  • Who Owes Who?: 50 Questions about World Debt (2004)

Organiser: Professor Gilbert Achcar