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Monday, 10 November 2003, 12:00AM
Barnard's Inn Hall

The Square Mile: The City's historic position within London government and its influence on the modern state of the capital

Professor Tony Travers

Tony Travers is the Director of the Greater London Group, The London School of Economics and Political Science

Part of the Mondays at One lecture series, 'London: A Nation not a City' - Four Contemporary Views of London.
Other lectures include:

Greater London is..., Dr Michael Gaffney
Docklands: The extension of London's financial centre, by Amelia C Fawcett CBE, Vice-Chairman, Morgan Stanley International Ltd
'The Poor are always with you': A sideways view of London, Rev Nicholas Holtam, Vicar, St Martin-in-the-Fields

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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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