Organised by the Aldersgate Group, a coalition of leaders from business, politics and society that drives action for a sustainable economy, the panel debate will bring together economists and other experts to ask what sort of stimulus the government should be implementing. It should be an informative, interesting, and involving debate, with plenty of scope for audience participation. The debate will be followed by a drinks reception overlooking the Thames.
RSVP is essential. If you’d like to attend this free event, please email the Aldersgate Group at email@example.com.
For more information, please see the official notification below:
|Budget 2013: how to get the economy moving again?|
|The UK economy shrank by a reported 0.3% in the last quarter of 2012, stoking fears of an unprecedented triple-dip recession. In the run up to the 2013 Budget, you are invited to attend a debate at City Hall, the home of the Mayor of London and London Assembly, on the potential expansion of fiscal policy to drive the economic recovery and create jobs. Are austerity policies working? What are the best alternatives to monetary stimulus? Which infrastructure projects represent the best value and how should these be financed?
The event will hear from a range of experts debating the costs and benefits of various proposals, including road building, large scale energy efficiency retrofit and house building.
11th March 2013, 5.30pm – 7.15pm (debate starts at 6pm)
The speakers will be:
|In order to RSVP for this free event, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Priority will be given to Aldersgate Group members and supporters. This event will be photographed and videoed.|