PUBLIC TALKS in 2017
28 October 10:00-12:00 Annual Economics Talk (NOTE CHANGE OF DATE)
at Boyn Grove Community Resource Centre, Courthouse Road, Maidenhead SL6 6JE
Free Public Transport
How is it that Hong Kong’s Mass Transit Railway pays an annual dividend to the Hong Kong Government, while Transport for London is subsidised by £1bn a year?
Andrew Purves is a senior member of the School’s economics faculty. He has a special interest in the concept of Economic Rent, how it arises and how it is captured by the landlord, as well as how it can be maximised by the property developer. He is a successful businessman and, in 2015, published his first book: No Debt, High Growth, Low Tax – Hong Kong’s Economic Miracle Explained.
Speaker: Andrew Purves
The talk is open to all and free of charge (donations welcome to cover expenses).
While it is possible just to turn up on the day, it would assist planning if you could
call 01628 947 848 or email PracticalPhilosophyBerkshire@gmail.com to reserve a place.
There is ample on street parking.
Dates and topics for 2018 will be published here when known