Building a better Europe
- Danny Alexander, Chief Secretary of the UK Treasury
In the aftermath of the terrorist attacks in Paris, Chief Secretary to the UK Treasury Danny Alexander’s at Sciences Po on building a better Europe, on January 23rd.
Introduced by Jean-Pierre Landau, Dean of the School of Public Affairs, Danny Alexander spoke about the importance of Europe for the UK, and of the UK for Europe. The rising opposition to the EU calls for important reforms aimed at fostering growth at a European level, he claimed. He argued that a Europe which would be more flexible, more competitive, more democratically accountable would be stronger for it.
Find his speech here: "Building a better Europe: making the EU fit for challenges ahead".