How can we ensure that the developing sharing economy is fair for all involved?
An old idea, advocated across the philosophical spectrum which could answer the needs of this time.
We examine the reasons for the increase in self-employment and what this growing community means for all of us.
We explore how the millions of people who have pension savings would like the financial system of UK pensions to operate.
The term automation conjures images of people being pushed out of work by new machines. But automation comes in many shapes and sizes. Here we look at four types.
Ed Cox argues why we need a National Citizen's Jury on Brexit.
10th July 2018
Today we launch the Future Work Centre and the Future Work Awards, two initiatives that will deepen our understanding of how policymakers, educators, employers and workers can and are preparing for the challenges of the 21st ...
From carpenters to lawyers, and from beauty therapists to IT consultants, there are now close to 5 million people in the UK who count themselves as self-employed.
This final report concludes the two year Citizens Economic Council programme with five recommendations towards creating a public culture of economics
The UBOF represents a stepping stone – to be enacted now – towards Universal Basic Income and a better way of enabling citizens to live meaningful and contributory lives.
Economic insecurity is a political, economic and societal challenge that public policy must understand and address.
Thursday 19th July 2018
Durham Street Auditorium, RSA House
Academic and writer Danny Dorling argues that Britain has finally reached peak inequality, and immediate action is needed to defuse Britain’s ticking time bomb.
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Wednesday 18th July 2018
Impact Hub, Birmingham
In 2018 we are exploring and learning from ways in which entrepreneurs, innovators, makers and citizens in and around Birmingham are responding to advances in technology which together herald the Fourth Industrial Revolution ...
Tuesday 10th July 2018
Great Room, RSA House
As the RSA launches its new Future Work Centre, an expert panel considers how we can harness new technologies to create a better world of work.
Wednesday 27th June 2018
Great Room, RSA House
Clive Grinyer, past RSA Student Design Awards winner and RSA Design Advisor delivers the keynote address at the 2018 SDA winners ceremony.