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Latest update : 2014-05-13

Bernadette Ségol, European Trade Union Confederation, and Pieter Timmermans, Belgian Employers' Federation

Christophe Robeet is joined by Bernadette Ségol, Secretary General of the European Trade Union Confederation and Pieter Timmermans, Chairman of Belgium's Employers' Federation. They discuss how Europe can find the right balance between preserving workers' rights while boosting the competitiveness of European businesses.

In partnership with HEC Paris Executive Education and the HEC Europe Institute

Discover HEC's MOOC "Understanding-Europe".

Programme produced by Mary Colombel

 

By Christophe ROBEET

Our guests

Bernadette Segol

Secretary General, European Trade Union Confederation

Pieter Timmermans

Belgian Employers' Federation

Noelle Lenoir

President, Europe Institute, HEC

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