The Department of Public Policy within the Faculty of Economics, Management and Accountancy will be holding a Public Lecture with the theme "In Defence of Public Policy" The lecture will be given by Professor David Milne,  Professor Emeritus,  Department of Political Studies, University of Prince Edward Island, Canada and Visiting Professor at the Department of Public Policy.  He is a leading authority on Canadian Politics and has in recent years also contributed extensively to the study of small states. Among his publications one finds The Canadian Constitution (3rd edition), Tug of War: Ottawa and the Provinces under Trudeau and Mulroney, and is-co-editor of Lessons from Political Economy of Small Islands.

The lecture will be held on Tuesday 12th November at 6.45p.m. University House.

The lecture will be followed by the presentation of the Agenda Book Prize for the best dissertation in Public Policy.

Refreshments will be served.