BOOK LAUNCH, CONFERENCE: The Global Economic Crisis, The Great Depression of the XXI Century

Montreal September 30th

BOOK LAUNCH AND CONFERENCE

The Centre for Research on Globalization announces the launching of

The Global Economic Crisis
The Great Depression of the XXI Century

Michel Chossudovsky and Andrew Gavin Marshall (Editors)

Thursday, September 30, 2010
Centre St-Pierre, Montreal

Michel Chossudovsky is an award-winning author and professor of Economics, Director of the Centre for Research on Globalization (CRG), Montreal.
Andrew Gavin Marshall is a Research Associate with the Centre for Research on Globalization (CRG).

Montreal, Global Research Publishers. Centre for Research on Globalization (CRG), 2010.

For details on the book and the authors click here
ISBN 978-0-9737147-3-9   (416 pages).

In all major regions of the world, the economic recession is deep-seated, resulting in mass unemployment, the collapse of state social programs and the impoverishment of millions of people.
The meltdown of financial markets was the result of institutionalized fraud and financial manipulation. The economic crisis is accompanied by a worldwide process of militarization, a “war without borders” led by the U.S. and its NATO allies.

“This important collection offers the reader a most comprehensive analysis of the various facets – especially the financial, social and military ramifications – from an outstanding list of world-class social thinkers.”

 


Thursday September 30, 2010

6:30 – 9:30 pm

Centre Saint Pierre
1212, rue Panet (at the corner of Réné-Levesque)
Montréal, QC H2L 2Y7

(parking is available)

Subway: Station Beaudry
Get directions

PROGRAMME

6:30 pm – 7:15 pm: Snacks, Coffee and Refreshments. Mingle with the Editors, Global Research Staff and Members

7:15 pm – 8:15 pm: Presentations by Michel Chossudovsky and Andrew Gavin Marshall (presentations in English).
The event will be chaired by Professor Eric Waddell

Humanity is at the crossroads of the most serious economic and social crisis in modern history.
The devastating impacts of this Worldwide economic crisis on people’s lives will be analyzed. 

8:15 pm – 9 pm: Q&A, Public Debate on The Economic Crisis and its Consequences (English and French)

9 pm – 9:30 pm:  Book Signing. 

Entrance Free. Voluntary Contribution at the Door.

The book will be available at Centre Saint Pierre for purchase at $15.00 (including taxes)

There are a limited number of seats:
Reserved Seats for Global Research Members and people travelling from out of town. Send a reservation request to: [email protected]

You can also reserve one or more seats by making an advance online purchase ($15.00) of The Global Economic Crisis, signed by the editors. Click button below. 

PLEASE NOTE: THIS OFFER ONLY APPLIES TO GUESTS WHO WILL BE ATTENDING THE BOOK LAUNCH. 
BOOKS PURCHASED THROUGH THIS LINK WILL BE HANDED OUT AT THE CONFERENCE UPON PRESENTATION OF RECEIPT.

Present your receipt at the door or at the book kiosk to obtain your signed copy of The Global Economic Crisis
(Note: If you are not attending the book launch and wish to have the book shipped to you: go to general online orders)

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About the author:

Michel Chossudovsky is an award-winning author, Professor of Economics (emeritus) at the University of Ottawa, Founder and Director of the Centre for Research on Globalization (CRG), Montreal, Editor of Global Research.  He has taught as visiting professor in Western Europe, Southeast Asia, the Pacific and Latin America. He has served as economic adviser to governments of developing countries and has acted as a consultant for several international organizations. He is the author of eleven books including The Globalization of Poverty and The New World Order (2003), America’s “War on Terrorism” (2005), The Global Economic Crisis, The Great Depression of the Twenty-first Century (2009) (Editor), Towards a World War III Scenario: The Dangers of Nuclear War (2011), The Globalization of War, America's Long War against Humanity (2015). He is a contributor to the Encyclopaedia Britannica.  His writings have been published in more than twenty languages. In 2014, he was awarded the Gold Medal for Merit of the Republic of Serbia for his writings on NATO's war of aggression against Yugoslavia. He can be reached at [email protected]

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