186th Session (2018-2019) Dates and Speakers

9th October 2018  

Ann Pettifor PhD (hc)

Director, Policy Research in Macroeconomics (PRIME). 

Can society subordinate self-regulating markets in finance to democratic interests? 

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13th November 2018  

Bruce M. S. Campbell

Emeritus Professor of Medieval Economic History, The Queen’s University of Belfast.

Measuring British real wage rates and GDP per head in the very long run

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11th December 2018

Professor Philip McCann

Professor of Urban and Regional Economics, University of Sheffield Management School

UK Interregional Inequalities, Governance and the Implications of Brexit

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8th January 2019

The Venerable Karen Lund

Panel Member, Kerslake Review

The development of Community Cohesion in the face of terrorist attacks     

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12th February 2019

Kate Bell

Head of Economic and Social Policy, Trade Union Congress

Developments in working life since the 1868 Manchester Congress

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12th March 2019

Dr Helen Pearson

Chief Magazine Editor, Nature

The Life Project: How 70 years of data from the British Birth Cohorts changed health and social policy.

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AGM and Annual Dinner, May 7, 8 or 9th depending on speaker availability

 

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