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The Euro’s Global Challenges Seminar Series

The Office of International and Transnational Affairs (OITA) along with the Department of History

is pleased to invite you to a lecture series by

Franz Turchi


Franz Turchi is an economist and was a member of the European Parliament from 1999 to 2004. He is the author of books and articles on economics, including “Why the Euro?” He has lectured at a number of prestigious American universities, including Princeton, Boston University, and UMass Boston. “The Euro’s Global Challenges” will clarify the current euro crisis and its implications for the UMass Boston audience and the public.

  • “Origins of the Euro Crisis,” January 4, 2012, 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m., Campus Center, 2nd Floor, Room 2115
  • “The Euro Today,” January 11, 2012, 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m., Campus Center, 2nd Floor, Room 2115
  • “The Future of the Euro,” January 18, 2012, 11:30 a.m.–1 p.m., Campus Center, 2nd Floor, Room 2115

Please RVSP to: Jennifer.Goode@umb.edu

*Pizza and refreshments will be provided*

For disability-related accommodations, including dietary accommodations, please visit www.ada.umb.edu two weeks prior to the event.