Does the financial sector do more harm than good? British Festival of Science 8 Sept


Since the Global Financial Crisis began, the financial sector has been strongly criticised. As part of the 2015 British Festival of Science, all interested economists are invited to join former elected RES Council member, economist Professor David Miles (Bank of England MPC) and his panel as they discuss the extent to which the financial sector is a force for good and the role it should play in helping the economy grow and prosper.
David will be joined by Professor John Kay and Professor Kevin Dowd on Tuesday 8th September.&##160; Book your place here.

Date: 08 September 2015
Time: 15:00 – 17:00 (starting 1600)
Location: Stanley Bell Lecture Theatre, Richmond BUilding, University of Bradford Richmond Rd Bradford BD7 1DP
Full details here

The British Science Festival is Europe''s longest-standing national event which connects people with scientists, engineers, technologists and social scientists.
Expand your horizons with four days of free events, talks and performances from across the scientific spectrum.Join leading academics to discover, discuss and debate the latest ideas and innovations set to change our future.

Tens of thousands of people come together to celebrate the latest developments in science and to engage in open discussion about issues that affect our culture and society.

Each September the British Science Festival transforms a different UK city into a vibrant celebration of science, engineering and technology.

Booking is now open for the British Science Festival 2015 – find out more here.

URL: http://www.britishsciencefestival.org/

Contact Information
Name: British Science Association
Tel:&##160; 08707707101&##160; 0870 770 7101