What to learn for Europe in the election of Donald Trump?

Guest lecture with John Campbell

Mandag, 22 maj, 2017 - 16:30 to 18:00


What to learn for Europe in the election of Donald Trump?

Date: May 22, 2017

Time: 16:30 - 18:00

Location: Solbjerg Plads 3, SPs07


How could it happen that the Americans elected Donald Trump to the mightiest position in the World? What to be learned in Europe of Trumps election and politics? Can explanation be found in the growing economic inequality, political polarization and cultural clefts?

CEVEA and Department of Business and Politics, CBS invites for a presentation by the estimated Professor in sociology John L. Campbell, Dartmouth College, US. John L. Campbell analyzes Trumps election in his forthcoming book: “America and the rise of Donald Trump”, followed by reflections by MP Nick Hækkerup (the Social Democrats) and Jakob Ellemann-Jensen (the Liberal Party) on how to avoid European versions of Trumpism.


16:30 -16:40: Welcome by Kristian Weise, CEO CEVEA

16:40 -17:15: “America and the rise of Donald Trump”, by Professor John L. Campbell.

17:15 -17:45: The situation in Europe and the responsibility of the Governments, by MP Nick Hækkerup & MP Jakob Ellemann-Jensen.

17:45 -18:00: Q & A and discussion.



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Co-organised by CEVEA


Sidst opdateret: Department of Business and Politics // 08/10/2019