UCL Professor, Founder/Director of Institute for Innovation & Public Purpose. Author of The Entrepreneurial State; Value of Everything. 4 kids keep me laughing.
A sad site while strolling with my kids: poor bird (eggs about to hatch) making nest on London’s canal near Kings Cross, out of plastic and garbage. Must ground the Sustainable Development Goals in the very local: from the wide oceans to the narrow canals.
Thank you for listening @PresEl @USTradeRepectBiden to the need for a People's Vaccine! My article with colleagues on this a week a @TheEconomisto in the : and in February@Newsweek @RGrynspan @Jayati1609 @ElsTorreele #PeoplesVaccine
The Council’s mission is to provide a new approach to shape the economy with the objective of building healthy societies that are just, inclusive, equitable and sustainable. #EconomicsHealthForAll
Health and wellbeing should be at the centre of all policy making: social policy, economic policy, and innovation policy. #EconomicsHealthForAll
I've lived in UK for 20 yrs with full time academic job. Had 4 kids here. My application for permanent residency was turned down. Supposedly credit card for application fee did not work (card was fine). Kept my Italian passport for 6 months. Could have called to check number? Nah
Grenfell Tower = microcosm of 3 very bad economic ideas 1. De-regulation; 2. Outsourcing (public service for private profit); 3. Austerity.