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Tony Travers

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About the author and department:

Personal webpage:

http://www.lse.ac.uk/government/whosWho/profiles/atravers@lseacuk/Home.aspx


Government Department:

http://www.lse.ac.uk/government/home.aspx

 

Relevant research:

T. Travers and J. Weimar, Business Improvement Districts New York and London, City of London Corporation, 1996. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/61236/

S. Glaister, J. Burnham, H. Stevens and T Travers, Transport Policy in Britain, Palgrave Macmillan, 2006, Chapter 8. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/61238/

Local Government Finance: Busy Going Nowhere?. In G. Stoker and D. Wilson, Eds, British Local Government into the 21st Century, Palgrave Macmillan, Chapter 11. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/61237/

T. Travers, Engaging London’s Communities: the Big Society and Localism, City of London Corporation and London Councils, 2012. http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/51534/

 

Evidence of impact:

Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude explicitly cited the follow-up research: http://www.thirdsector.co.uk/go/news/article/1112407/maude-backs-concept-community-improvement-districts

Travers has been cited in the mainstream media about the benefits and disbenefits of BIDs, particularly in London:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/davehillblog/2012/jun/29/business-improvement-districts-london-midtown

 

Relevant video and audio:

Gearty Grillings: Travers on decentralisation

http://www.lse.ac.uk/newsAndMedia/videoAndAudio/channels/geartyGrillings/player.aspx?id=2394

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