National Productivity Week 27th January 2025 | Visit Website

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leading experts, policymakers
and practitioners

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are led by ten academic partners
spread across the UK.

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organisation exploring what
productivity means for business

Businesses are crucial to solving
the UK’s productivity problems.

Tony Venables: Original Thinking Lecture

This event will be hosted by Tony Venables CBE, Research Director of The Productivity Institute and Professor of Economics at The University of Manchester.

Tony has published extensively in the areas of international trade, spatial economics, and natural resources, including work on trade and imperfect competition, economic integration, multinational firms, and economic geography.

The talk will be held at Alliance Manchester Business School (AMBS) and will also be accessible online. Register on the AMBS website.


  • 22 June 2022


  • 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm