Thursday, 7 July 2016

The Legatum Institute and the Centre for Social Justice Launch Joint Research Project

The Rt. Hon. Michael Gove, MP, gave keynote remarks at the Legatum Institute's 2016 Summer Party. The event also marked the launch of the '48:52' project, a collaboration between the Legatum Institute and the CSJ, which will produce a roadmap aimed at uniting the country and ensuring that all Britons have the chance to move from poverty to prosperity.

Wednesday, 13 July 2016

Brexit: What the Law Says

In conversation with Hywel Williams, Senior Adviser at the Legatum Institute, legal scholars Geoffrey Robertson and Catherine Barnard, and political scientist Alan Renwick clarified what the law says about the UK’s future path following the outcome of the EU Referendum.

Thursday, 9 June 2016

Homes Not Houses: Putting Wellbeing First

The 'Architecture of Prosperity' programme hosted a panel discussion to mark the publication of 'Housing the Mind', a new Legatum Institute essay. The event also launched a forthcoming study by Create Streets, titled 'Heart in the Right Street', which looks at the links between specific components of the built environment and measurable wellbeing.

Wednesday, 28 September 2016

Money and Power: The Bank of England and London in the 18th Century

Anne Murphy, Reader in History and Associate Dean for Research in the School of Humanities at the University of Hertfordshire, will tell the story of the origins and workings of The Bank of England and its intricate relationship with the unique ecosystem of the City of London.

Wednesday, 15 June 2016

Britain and Europe: Culture, Country or Continent?

The Legatum Institute's 'Roads to Freedom' Series hosted a panel discussion ahead of the UK’s forthcoming EU Referendum that offered a fresh perspective through analysing Britain's relationship with continental Europe in the context of a thousand years of history.

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The Legatum Institute is an international think tank and educational charity focused on promoting prosperity. Made up of a community of scholars, researchers and supporters, the Institute is committed...

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