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SPERI conference: a month to go!

On 9 February 2012 Rt Hon Ed Miliband launched the Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute (SPERI) at the University of Sheffield, pronouncing it as “the right institute, at the right time, in the right place” before echoing the core focus of SPERI’s project: “From the ashes of the kind of irresponsible capitalism which led to the crash, we need to … Continue reading

18 June 2012 by
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Get involved in the debate that matters

As Spain becomes the latest  country to be bailed out in the Eurozone, the search for a new British growth model becomes ever more pressing. You can still register for our conference ‘The British Growth Crisis: The Search for a New Model’ (16-18 July, University of Sheffield) and be part of this debate. To view the full, exciting programme , which … Continue reading

14 June 2012 by
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Ann Pettifor to speak at SPERI Inaugural Conference

Not long to go now. We hope you are looking forward to the SPERI conference as much as we are! Unfortunately, Lord Robert Skidelsky has been called to join a group of economists in Greece in July to advise political leaders on the crisis and obviously, in the present circumstances, we understand this is a task he must not refuse. Instead, however, … Continue reading

1 June 2012 by
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New SPERI International Advisory Board member Ann Pettifor announced

We are delighted to announce that Ann Pettifor has agreed to join the SPERI International Advisory Board, adding her name to an already very prestigious list of commentators in the field. Executive Director of Advocacy International and a fellow of the New Economics Foundation, Ann is a leading author and commentator on economic affairs. Her topics of interest include international … Continue reading

19 April 2012 by
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