Home > Public events > Events > 2004 > Good and Bad Government: change and continuity in the uneasy relationship between morality and power

 

Good and Bad Government: change and continuity in the uneasy relationship between morality and power

Government Public Lecture

Date: Tuesday 4 May 2004
Time: 6.30pm
Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Speaker
: Geoff Mulgan
Chair: Howard Davies

The lecture concentrates on the relationship between morality and governmental power, as it has (and has not) changed over time. It will take a historical perspective. In this context the lecture will include some thoughts on structures of government, and on the ethos and sense of vocation of public servants.

Geoff Mulgan has been head of policy in the Prime Minister's office since 2003, and director of the Strategy Unit since 2001.  He has worked as special adviser to the prime minister on social policy issues and was previously the founder and director of Demos. He is author of Connexity and Life After Politics and is currently a visiting professor in the Government Department at LSE.

This event is free and open to all with no ticket required.  Entry is on a first come, first serve basis.

For further information email events@lse.ac.uk| or phone 020 7955 6043.

Transcript of Good and Bad Government: change and continuity in the uneasy relationship between morality and power| (PDF)

Share:Facebook|Twitter|LinkedIn|