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Book Launch: Ambassador Jorge Argüello, Diálogos sobre Europa

Americas Society / Council of the Americas

June 8, 2015


The book Diálogos sobre Europa analyzes Europe’s recent history and current political and economic situation. The work incorporates interviews with leaders of the region, including UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon, former Prime Minister of Spain Felipe González, leaders of rising Spanish political party Podemos, former Prime Minister of Italy Romano Prodi, and former President of Portugal Mario Soares. Diálogos sobre Europa also references Latin America, with personalities such as former President of the Inter-American Development Bank, Enrique Iglesias and Argentine economist and former Ambassador to France Aldo Ferrer contributing to the preface of the book.

Author Jorge Argüello has served as the ambassador of Argentina to Portugal and Cape Verde since 2013. He is former ambassador to the U.S. and former permanent representative to the U.N.


  • Jorge Argüello, Ambassador of Argentina to Portugal
  • José Antonio Ocampo, Professor, Professional Practice of International Affairs, Columbia University
  • Anwar Shaikh, Professor of Economics, The New School for Social Research

Registration fee: This event is complimentary for all registrants. Prior registration is required.

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Cancellation: Please contact Juan Serrano-Badrena at before 3:00 p.m. on Friday June 5, 2015