LSE Festival 2018
Five LSE Giants' Perspectives on Poverty
Recorded on 24 February 2018
Speakers: Dr Tania Burchardt, Professor Sir John Hills,
Professor Stephen Jenkins, Professor Lucinda Platt
Chair: Professor Paul Gregg
Taking five ‘Giants’ in the study of poverty over the last 100 years, themselves, like Beveridge, authors of influential reports, this event discusses how their thinking articulates with Beveridge’s vision and has advanced our understanding of poverty and how to tackle it.
Related blog: Beatrice Webb, William Beveridge, Poverty, and the Minority Report on The Poor Law. Read here.