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The Ageing Society: challenges, opportunities and unnecessary scares

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Life After Blair public lecture series

Date: Monday 23 April 2007
Time: 6.30-8pm
Venue: U8, Tower One
Speaker: Lord Adair Turner
Chair: Professor John Hills

As part of LSE's series of lectures looking at the long term challenges facing Britain and British politicians 'after Blair', Adair Turner will examine the issues of pensions, welfare reform and the challenges posed by an ageing society.

Adair Turner was, until recently, chair of the UK Pensions Commission. He is also a visiting professor at LSE and CASS Business School, City of London, and was appointed as an independent cross bench peer in the House of Lords in 2005.

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

The next lecture in the series takes place on Thursday 3 May and is entitled 'Will Blair's European Dream be Brown's British Nightmare?|'

For more information email events@lse.ac.uk or call 020 7955 6043.

Slides

Lord Turners lecture slides are now online and available to download.
Download: The Ageing Society: challenges, opportunities and unnecessary scares| (PDF)

Podcast

A podcast of this event is available to download from the LSE public lectures and events podcasts channel.

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