Professor Tony Travers

Professor Tony Travers is director of LSE London, a research centre at the London School of Economics.  He is also a professor in the LSE’s Government Department.  His key research interests include public finance, local/regional government and London government.  He is currently an advisor to the House of Commons Education Select Committee and also the Communities and Local Government Select Committee.  He is a research board member of the Centre for Cities and a board member of the New Local Government Network. He is an Honorary Member of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy.  He was a Senior Associate of the Kings Fund from 1999 to 2004, and also a member of the Arts Council’s Touring Panel during the late 1990s.  From 1992 to 1997, he was a member of the Audit Commission.   He was a member of the Urban Task Force Working Group on Finance.

Recent Past Lectures
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Measuring Up Cities: Rough Around The Edges? (Panel Discussion)

Professor Tony Travers
Thursday, 30 January 2014 - 5:00PM
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Competitive Cities: What we can measure and What we can't

Professor Tony Travers
Thursday, 30 January 2014 - 2:30PM
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The Governance and Voting System of the City of London

Professor Tony Travers
Thursday, 17 January 2013 - 1:00PM
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Part Five: Closing Remarks on The Future of London Government

Professor Tony Travers
Monday, 24 May 2010 - 12:00PM
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Part One: London's Government - 150 years in the making

Professor Tony Travers
Monday, 24 May 2010 - 10:00AM
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The Square Mile: The City's historic position within London government and its influence on the modern state of the capital

Professor Tony Travers
Monday, 10 November 2003 - 12:00AM