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Videos & Audio
How do we build a future that doesn’t leave humans behind? Erik Brynjolfsson provides an essential guide to the new digital economy, and how to thrive in it.
Matthew Taylor, chief executive of the RSA and Chair of the Government’s Review into Modern Employment Practices, proposes a new national goal of good work for all.
The traditional liberal democracies of the West are in decline, and divisive populist sentiment is on the rise. Bill Emmott explains that we have seen this phenomenon in Japan, France and Italy and now within all of Europe ...
In his annual RSA Chief Executive's Lecture, Matthew Taylor proposes a new national goal of good work for all.
Matthew Taylor, chief executive of the RSA, delivers his review for the Prime Minister into modern working practices.
The RSA Citizens’ Economic Council is proud to launch, in partnership with Economy, a toolkit promoting economics for everyone.
Using design thinking to transform the dysfunctional system of temporary accommodation in London.
This briefing document provides an overview of the recent rise in the numbers of households in temporary accommodation in London, the recent policy history and the dynamics at play in this system in order to inform thinking ...
Articles & Blogs
11th July 2017
The Taylor Review calls on the Government to adopt the ambition that all work should be fair and decent with scope for fulfilment and development. Matthew Taylor's full speech from the launch event.
5th July 2017
Alaska gives all residents over $2000 per year, no questions asked. New survey data suggests this leads to big social benefits. We should be thinking more seriously about Universal Basic Income in the UK.
3rd July 2017
Nick Silver explores the power of finance to deliver environmental and social outcomes
15th June 2017
For the final challenge of the Citizens’ Economic Council, we’re crowdsourcing your ideas on how we can shift the incentives within our economy to meet the needs of tomorrow.
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.
The Big Bang 2 project seeks to understand whether new financial technologies will lead to a more purposeful and inclusive financial industry.
The Mission-Orientated Innovation Policy project will work directly with leaders of public organisations from around the world interested in applying mission-oriented innovation policies to the challenges they face. The projec ...
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- Fellow Event
Tuesday 18th July 2017
Romney Room, RSA House
Join the RSA Reinventing Work Network this July as we launch our new format following members’ feedback.
Tuesday 11th July 2017
Durham Street Auditorium, RSA House
Influential technology thinker Erik Brynjolfsson shows how smarter machines, powerful platforms, and connected crowds are transforming our economy and society.
- Fellow Event
Thursday 6th July 2017
Devonport Guildhall, Plymouth
Join us at this event, organised by the Plymouth Social Enterprise Network, to find out more about and get involved in the Citizen's Economic Council.