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The RSA hosts one of the world’s leading public events programmes, delivering over 100 lectures, talks, screenings and debates a year. These events provide a platform for our most exciting public thinkers, and encourage intelligent exploration of today’s most urgent social challenges. Our public programme welcomes speakers from across the world and across disciplines – all united by a belief in the power of ideas to inspire and motivate social change. All of the audio files are recordings of talks in our public events programme.

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Inequality, Technology and Public Policy

May 20th, 2015

Episode 330 of 494 episodes

In the 2015 RSA President’s Lecture Professor Sir Tony Atkinson proposes a set of optimistic and practical policy actions to reduce inequality, and shows how both government and citizens – acting individually and collectively – have a significant role to play in achieving a more just society.

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