7th February, 2014 / 11.00am - 4.00pm
7th July, 2015
Professorial Lecture- Higher Education and Economic Inequality- Victim or Villain by Professor Roger Brown
After climate change, rising economic inequality is the greatest challenge facing advanced industrial societies. In this lecture Professor Roger Brown will address the following:
– What do we know about rising economic inequality and its effects?
– What do we think are the causes?
– What should we do about it?
– Where does higher education fit in? Is it a victim or is it part of the problem?