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Piecemeal tax reform is not enough

Daisy Srblin

During party conference Labour took a tough stance on taxation, but the party’s economic competency must be strengthened further by making the case for radical tax reform. Tax is on the agenda of both Labour and the Conservatives, but their piecemeal approaches to tax reform ignore the opportunity we have to reconceptualise our taxation system…

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A new Treasury view

Dan Corry

There has always been a strand in Labour thinking that has had it in for the Treasury. The argument goes that all that is holding a victorious Labour government back from transforming the British economy into a fair, growth-orientated, balanced place is the dead hand of Treasury theology. Rooted in an obsession with fiscal numbers…

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Member Policy Group: Conclusions

Richard Speight

In May 2014, the Fabian Society played host to four member policy groups to discuss a number of areas from the Labour party’s Agenda 2015 policy consultation document. Ahead of the National Policy Forum on Friday, we publish the proposals advanced by members during the discussion. Work and Business Regional differences in the cost of…

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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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Eastern Regional Conference: Responsible Capitalism

Westgate Church, Westgate, Peterborough

Our Eastern Regional Conference will be hosted by the Peterborough Fabians on 18th May and will be entitled 'Responsible Capitalism'. Come and join the Fabians at our latest regional conference at which we'll be discussing what Ed...

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Good Financial Services for Young People.

The Young Fabians Future of Finance Network is hosting a series to explore "Good Financial Services for Young People." The objective of these round tables is to explore whether financial services are meeting the needs of young people, identify...

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Anatomy: Banking Reforms

With the impending reforms to the Banking sector, the Young Fabians Future of Finance Network invites you to join our analysis of the banking reforms whitepaper with Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury,  Rachel Reeves MP. Tuesday, 4th September 2012...

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Scrub Up: Banking reforms

Drink, Shop and Do, 9 Caledonian Road, London, N1 9DX

The Young Fabian Future of Finance Network is hosting an round table discussion on Banking Reform. 7:00pm, Thursday 16th August 2012, from 19:00. Drink, Shop and Do, 9 Caledonian Road, London, N1 9DX This event will provide direction and...