Professor Tim Besley, the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), will speak in a session on pension reform and the welfare of pensioners at this year's BA Festival of Science which is being held at the University of Exeter, 6-10 September.
Tim Besley, professor of economics and political science and director of the Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines (STICERD) at LSE, will speak on Credible Pension Arrangements on Monday 6 September.
The BA Festival of Science is the UK's longest-established science festival. Organised by the British Association for the Advancement of Science (BA), the theme of this year's festival is 'the responsibility of being a scientist'.
The week will see talks on everything from genetics to medical hypnosis, biological weapons to pension reform.
21 June 2004