Wealth creation in the 21st Century: Who is and isn’t doing it?

Tuesday 24 April 2018

UK book launch of The Value of Everything: Making and Taking in the Global Economy by Mariana Mazzucato Politicians always say they’re on the side of wealth creators. But who are Britain’s real wealth creators, and does government do a good enough job of incentivising them? A key critique of modern capitalism is that for all the … Continued


Scotland and the UK in the EU; a keynote speech by Nicola Sturgeon

Monday 29 February 2016

Incomes and Inequality

At an event hosted by the Resolution Foundation at St John’s Smith Square in Westminster, the First Minister of Scotland and leader of the Scottish National Party delivered a keynote address on the benefits of EU membership for work and living standards. The First Minister took part in a Q&A session with gathered guests.


State of working Scotland with Roseanna Cunningham MSP

Wednesday 20 January 2016

Jobs, Skills and Pay

In Edinburgh, the Resolution Foundation launched a major new report into the Scottish labour market and living standards at which Roseanna Cunningham MSP delivered a key note speech. The report focuses on how Scotland weathered the recession and the shape of its recovery, highlighting both the similarities and differences to the experience of other nations and regions of the UK. … Continued