The Return of the State *book launch*
To mark publication of The Return of the State, Ed Miliband, Miatta Fahnbulleh, Martin Sandbu and leading economic commentators discuss economic policy for recovery, 19 May, 1100–12.30 BST. Registration is open to all.
Financial Times best books of 2020
Edward Luce, the FT's US national editor, chooses Eric Lonergan and Mark Blyth's Angrynomics as his book of the year.
5th Annual Ailsa McKay Memorial Lecture
James Heintz, author of The Economy's Other Half, will be giving the 5th Annual Ailsa McKay Memorial Lecture at the Wise Centre for Economic Justice, Glasgow Caledonian University on 20 May at 4pm. Registration open to all.
The Political Economy of Industrial Strategy in the UK *online event*
WISERD and Future Economies are hosting a panel discussion to mark the publication of The Political Economy of Industrial Strategy in the UK on 19 May, 11.00–12.30. Registration open to all.
Download a copy of our 2021 Catalogue
Our 2021 catalogue showcases new titles for the coming year and key backlist.
Post-Budget reading Austerity
Boris Johnson has said that the UK government "has absolutely no intention of returning to the A word" but with the Covid-19 crisis set to take government debt levels to new heights, is a return to austerity measures inevitable?