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REF NO.: 150

SUBJECT: Galbraith Lecture in Public Policy

DATE: April 11,2008

Note to editors:
 
            Media are invited to attend the Galbraith Lecture in Public Policy by Prime Minister of Iceland Geir Haarde on Tuesday, April 15, at 8 p.m. in the Inco Innovation Centre lecture theatre, room IIC-2001.
            Iceland tops the UN’s Human Development Index, as well as a number of other international indices. Mr. Haarde’s lecture, titled Small Country, Big Results: The Case of Iceland, will address the question of how Iceland became such a success and what Newfoundland and Labrador can learn from this example.
            Parking will be available in Lot 18. The session will be webcast “live” at 8 p.m. NDT at www.mun.ca/harriscentre/.

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