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The value of staying in the EU

Stephany Griffith-Jones

It seems evident that the United Kingdom should stay as close as possible to the European Union. Indeed, my preferred option (like that of the now 52 per cent who said in a recent poll they preferred now to stay in the EU) is that the UK stays in the European Union, or at least…

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Labour’s turning point

David Ward

Black Wednesday, the Maastricht treaty and what John Smith would think about Brexit Twenty-five years ago, ‘Black Wednesday’ saw the pound forced out of the European Exchange Rate Mechanism (ERM). This dramatic humiliation of John Major’s government on 16 September 1992, wrecked the Tory party’s reputation for economic competence and ignited a furious internal struggle over…

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Universal basic income and the future of work

Andrew Harrop, Cameron Tait

A universal basic income is a regular payment from the state to every citizen. The idea dates back centuries and has been promoted by voices on the left and right. In its purest form, it would represent a radical simplification of both the social security and tax systems, and comes with significant advantages and disadvantages….

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Fabian Society pamphlet launch – ‘A Unique Contribution’

Committee Room 9, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA

13 June 2016, 18.30-20.00 | Committee Room 10, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA We are delighted to invite you to the launch of a new Fabian Society and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung report ‘A Unique Contribution’, by Nick Donovan, with a foreword by...

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Birmingham Regional Conference

The Priory Rooms Meeting & Conference Centre Quaker Meeting House, 40 Bull St, Birmingham, West Midlands B4 6AF

NEW ECONOMY - RESPONSIBLE CAPITALISM? Saturday 8th March 2014, 10.00 for 10.30 am - 4.00 pm Tickets £10 (Includes lunch) Keynote speaker: Liam Byrne MP, Shadow Minister (Business, Innovation and Skills) Other...

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What should the Chancellor do in this year’s Autumn Statement?

Association of British Insurers, 51 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7HQ

The Fabian Society and Reform are delighted to invite you to a debate in the run up to this year’s Autumn Statement: "What should the Chancellor do in this year's Autumn Statement?" 2 December 2013, 12.30 to 14.00...

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2013 Party Conference Roundtables

Our Party Conference roundtables are private invitation-only events. Attendance will be restricted to just 20 people in order to ensure a quality discussion. The events will also be held under the Chatham House Rule. Labour Party Conference All of...

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Fabian Summer Conference: Green Labour

Come and join the Fabian Society on July 6th at our Summer conference entitled Green Labour. We are delighted to announce that our morning keynote will be given by Will Hutton. Our Summer Conference will take place at the...

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People First: Labour’s New Thinking on Transport

Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House, Houses of Parliament, SW1A 0AA

Thank you to those who attended our event in association with Labour’s Policy Review. We hosted a debate with Shadow Secretary of State, Maria Eagle on the subject of transport. You can read a copy of Maria's speech to...

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2030 Vision

Future Spending Choices Commission

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