Working for the economy- the economic case for trade unions Business School

Tuesday 27 October 2015
5pm

This seminar will present the launch of 'Working for the economy- the economic case for trade unions' report by the University of Greenwich Political Economy Research Centre and New Economics Foundation.

Speakers at this event include:

  • Professor Ozlem Onaran, University of Greenwich Political Economy Research Centre
  • Alice Martin, New Economics Foundation, Researcher
  • Owen Smith MP, Shadow Secretary of State for Work and Pensions,
  • Jo Galloway, Unison, Area Organiser, UNISON Greater London Region
  • Dr Amanda Sackur, UCU, Regional Support Official,
  • Andy Prendergast, Senior Organiser, GMB
  • Mike Clancy, General Secretary, Prospect

Sector:

The study, carried out by economists from the University of Greenwich Political Economy Research Centre and New Economics Foundation finds that strengthening trade unions could boost the UK economy by up to £27.2bn. Our findings are summarized in this briefing.

Registration:

It is essential to secure your place as places are limited. Book your place here.

When:

Tuesday 27th October 2015, 5pm - 7pm followed by a wine reception.

Where:

Queen Anne Court, Room QA180, University of Greenwich, Old Royal Naval College, Park Row, London SE10 9LS

Fee:

Free for all

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Conferences and Executive Development team
Telephone: +44 (0) 20 8331 9083
Email: businessevents@gre.ac.uk