Economics & Finance
Serena Kutchinsky / February 25, 2014
The BBC presenter explains how to defuse the ageing "time bomb" and shares his own experiences of growing old
The British Academy Debates will illuminate and address some of today's toughest challenges, and demonstrate the importance of academic research in our everyday lives. Too Old...
Prospect Team / February 19, 2014
This event is now sold out! If you were unlucky enough not to get tickets, read our interview with Harford here Join Tim Harford, author and senior FT columnist, in conversation...
Michael Heseltine / February 17, 2014
Could a new Milton Keynes-style town spark a boom in the Thames Estuary which governments have attempted to redevelop for decades?
The new chair of the Federal Reserve is rumoured to be an advocate of the easy money policies which many believe helped spark the recent financial crisis
Jonathan Derbyshire / January 23, 2014
The Nobel Prize-winning economist delivered the Prospect/Joseph Rowntree Foundation anti-poverty lecture in front of an audience of several hundred people
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Prospect Team / January 14, 2014
This your chance to see the Nobel Prize-winning economist deliver a lecture on the challenges facing today's anti-poverty campaigners
The consumer release of immersive gaming headset the Oculus Rift, expected in 2014, will be the first step on the road to creating true virtual worlds