Anders Fogh Rasmussen
Prime Minister of Denmark

Anders Fogh Rasmussen participated in the World Leaders Forum Head of State Week in September 2008.

Born January 26, 1953
Married to Mrs. Anne-Mette Rasmussen, 3 children
MSc, Economist, University of Aarhus, 1978

Professional career:
1978-1987 Consultant with the Danish Federation of Crafts and Small Industries

Political career:
1974-1976 National Chairman of the Liberal Youth of Denmark
1978 Member of the Folketing - the Parliament
1981-1986 Vice-chairman of the Folketing's Housing Committee
1984-1987 Member of the Management Committee of the Parliamentary Liberal Party
1985-1998 Vice-chairman of the Liberal Party's national organisation
1987-1992 Minister for Taxation
1990-1992 Minister for Economic Affairs
1992- Member of the Management Committee of the Parliamentary Liberal Party
1992-1998 Spokesman for the Liberal Party
1993-1998 Vice-chairman of the Folketing's Economic and Political Affairs Committee
1998- Chairman of the Liberal Party's national organisation
1998-2001 Chairman of the Parliamentary Liberal Party
1998-2001 Vice-chairman of the Foreign Policy Board
2001- Prime Minister of Denmark

Publications:
1979 "Oprør med skattesystemet"
1980 "Den truede velstand" (co-author)
1981 "Slaget om landsbyen" (co-author)
1982 "Kampen om boligen"
1983 "Liberal Ungdom gennem 75 år" (co-author)
1985 "Handelen år 2000" (co-author)
1987 "Bolig og økonomi" (co-author)
1987 "Danmark år 2000" (co-author)
1993 "Fra Socialstat til Minimalstat"
1993 "Arbejdslyst og velfærd - en umulig cocktail?" (co-author)
2001 "I Godtvejr og storm" (Interviews with Anders Fogh Rasmussen, author: Thomas Larsen)

Participated In

Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen of Denmark

Date: September 26, 2008 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Rotunda, Low Memorial Library
Description: A keynote address by Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen of Denmark, followed by a question and answer session with the audience.