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Seminar 1

Achieving equality and fairness in troubled times

Richard Wilkinson & Will Hutton debate


   

                 Richard Wilkinson                  Will Hutton                Chair John Gabriel (centre) at 
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Event details

26 January 2011, Calcutta House, LondonMet, Room CM218, 2nd Flr, Old Castle Street, London E1 7NT

To open the series, Prof. Richard Wilkinson and Will Hutton debated the meaning and relevance of 'fairness' and 'equality' as policy goals in the context of austerity. 

Chair:  Prof. John Gabriel, Dean, Faculty of Applied Social Sciences, LondonMet 

Programme:

4.30pm:  Registration

5.15 - 7.15pm
Prof. Richard Wilkinson, Emeritus Professor of Social Epidemiology, University of Nottingham and co-author, The Spirit Level: Why Equality is Better for Everyone

Will Hutton, Author, Them and Us: Politics, Greed and Inequality: Why we need a fair society; Observer Columnist and Executive Vice-chair of The Work Foundation 

7.15pm:  Networking and wine reception

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