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Thursday, 17 January 2013, 1:00PM
Barnard's Inn Hall

The Governance and Voting System of the City of London

Professor Tony Travers

The unique governance and voting system of the Square Mile will be explained.

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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.

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17 January 2013

The Governance and Voting System of the City of London
Professor Tony Travers

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