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The Rise of the City State: How to create more and better jobs?
Andrew Sentence, Diane Coyle, Maggie Porteous and Bob Swarup

The City state
  • Friday 20 June 2014, 11.45AM to 1.00pm
  • Free admission
    Booking required
  • Ron Cooke Hub, University of York (map|getting to campus)

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A panel debate with:

  • Andrew Sentance, Senior Economic Adviser, Pricewaterhouse Coopers
  • Diane Coyle, Professor of Economics, University of Manchester
  • Maggie Porteous, Director of Selling, North & New Formats, John Lewis 
  • Bob Swarup, author of Money Mania

Chair: Julia Unwin, Chief Executive Officer, Joseph Rowntree Foundation (see Julia's blog!)

Focus Day: Economic Growth for the Many not the Few

This event is part of the Economic Growth Focus Day. Put your invisible hands together for world-class economists, business leaders, policymakers and commentators, all exploring how to create fair and inclusive economic growth.



Wheelchair accessible


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