Lord Sugar’s Enterprise Revolution Could Create 800,000 Jobs – Byrne

Embargo: 0001 Tuesday 31st May 2016   Lord Sugar’s Enterprise Revolution Could Create 800,000 Jobs – Byrne   Lord Sugar’s enterprise revolution could create up to 800,000 new jobs around Britain, according to new figures published by Liam Byrne MP today.   The Apprentice star has been appointed by the Government to encourage more people […]

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Young business leaders could create enterprise revolution with 800,000 jobs – 31 May 2016

  The Daily Mirror has covered my new research on enterprise in the UK, you can read the story below:   Young business leaders could create enterprise revolution with 800,000 jobs “Great entrepreneurs change history – by inventing the future. We need to help them or we’ll fall behind” An enterprise revolution could create 800,000 […]

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1 million leave the enterprise economy – Byrne

Embargo: 0001 Tuesday 24th June 2016   British enterprise economy going into reverse – Byrne   Britain’s enterprise economy risks going into reverse as new House of Commons library figures commissioned by Liam Byrne MP, reveals over 1 million people have left ‘entrepreneurial activity’ in the last three years.   The analysis comes as new figures show: […]

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Renewing Our Entrepreneurial Democracy – my speech to the RSA to launch Dragons: How Ten Entrepreneurs Built Britain

Tonight I am launching my new book; Dragons: How Ten Entrepreneurs Built Britain; at the RSA. You can read my remarks below; watch the discussion on the RSA website – livestreamed from 6pm – or join the discussion online using #Dragons.    …. Renewing Our Entrepreneurial Democracy Remarks to the Royal Society of Arts on Dragons: How […]

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Resolution Foundation slides from Professor Stiglitz’ lecture on #inequality to the APPG on Inclusive Growth

Dear friends, Yesterday Professor Stiglitz gave a lecture on inequality to the APPG on Inclusive Growth at the Resolution Foundation. As part of the event, the director of the Resolution Foundation, Torsten Bell, gave a short presentation. You can see the slides from his presentation by clicking on the image below.

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Donald Trump is a warning to Britain’s politicians: we’ve got to get our act together – my piece for the New Statesman

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Dear friends, I thought I would share a piece I have written for the New Statesman ahead of Professor Joseph Stiglitz’s lecture to the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Inclusive Growth. You can read the piece below:   The shock and awe of Donald Trump’s surge is gruesome viewing for the millions of progressives who admire […]

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March 2nd, 2016

Reclaiming Idealism: Entrepreneurial Socialism and the Case for a new Clause IV

Dear friends, I thought you might be interested in the following pamphlet following my Policy Network speech earlier this month on ‘Reclaiming Idealism: Entrepreneurial Socialism and the Case for a new Clause IV’. Click on the first page below to open the pamphlet:  

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Policy Network Speech in Infographics

Dear friends, Yesterday I delivered a speech to Policy Network on entrepreneurial socialism, tackling inequality and the case for a #NewClause4. You can read the speech here. You can also see below my speech in six infographics:   1) Britain 2015: More Super Rich. More Super Poor.                     […]

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