Interview with Beseler, Hans-Friedrich

From the The European Commission 1986-2000. Memories of an institution Collection

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Recorded in 10 November 2016 Brussels
Interview by Lucia Coppolaro in English

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Open Transcript, Open Audio

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During the interview, Mr Beseler discussed the following topics:
- his career path in the Commission;
- DG Trade: organization and atmosphere;
- his connections with Germany;
- the contacts with other DGs;
- lobbying in Brussels;
- the Uruguay Round;
- the relations with Member States and private groups;
- the creation of WTO;
- China’s accession to WTO.

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