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Located within the City of London, St Paul's Institute seeks to foster an informed Christian response to the most urgent ethical and spiritual issues of our times: equality, stewardship and the meaning of the common good.

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Richard Sennett, professor of Sociology at the LSE, and Marvin Rees, Mayor of Bristol, to consider how citizens can live together in urban spaces and engage with our cities to make them work for all people.
With the help of an audience of 90 students, Harvard Philosophy professor Michael Sandel asks whether globalisation and inequality have eroded the bonds that hold communities together.
In May 2018, St Paul's Institute launched its report 'Fair Pay for Fair Work: A Look at Executive Pay' to consider policy recommendations that would make executive compensation more transparent and more just.

Understanding Output - An economist's perspective

by Professor Jagjit Chadha

Professor Jagjit Chadha helps us think through the productivity problem and explains why economic growth matters. More »

Professor Jagjit Chadha

Building Trust: with Purpose

by Rhian Johns

Rhian Johns shares why trust in business matters more than ever. More »

 Rhian Johns

A Rich Tapestry of Communities

by Robert Hughes-Penney

Robert Hughes-Penney, an Alderman of the City of London, helps us to think about the important role of community in the City. More »

 Robert Hughes-Penney

Mental Health and the City of London

by Jasvir Singh

On World Mental Health Day, Jasvir Singh reflects on the importance of mental health awareness in City firms. More »

 Jasvir Singh

Can we Organise Cities for Good?

by Richard Blyth

Richard Blyth of the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) reflects on ways the built environment implicitly indicates who is welcome in a community. More »

 Richard Blyth

Give me your tired, your poor

by Barbara Ridpath

Barbara Ridpath, the former director of St Paul's Institute, reflects on a recent visit to Ellis Island. More »

 Barbara Ridpath

London Living Wage could be the biggest attack on poverty since creation of Welfare State

by Tim Thorlby

The widespread adoption of the Living Wage across London would be the biggest attack on poverty since the foundation of the Welfare State, because it would lift 700,000 people and their families out of poverty. More »

 Tim Thorlby

The Only Constant is Change

by Canon Tricia Hillas

The Reverend Canon Tricia Hillas, Canon Pastor at St Paul's Cathedral shares her heart and vision for St Paul's Institute in a new season of change. More »

Canon Tricia Hillas

Back to the Future?

by Barbara Ridpath

The end of this month marks the end of Barbara Ridpath's tenure as Director of St Paul's Institute. This valedictory article looks back at that time but also forward toward the joys and challenges to come. More »

 Barbara Ridpath
Democracy, Free Movement and the Common Good
Barclays customers can now 'switch off' spending
https://bbc.in/2QJcSgo

Barclays has become the first High Street bank to allow its customers to "switch off" certain types of spending on their debit cards.

Facebook could threaten democracy, says former GCHQ boss
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Facebook could become a threat to democracy without tougher regulation, the former head of intelligence agency GCHQ has said.

Chancellor admits UK will be worse off under all Brexit scenarios
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As vote on Brexit deal looms, Philip Hammond says there is no version of leaving the EU that will increase prosperity

Firms 'struggling to recruit as overseas staff stay away'
https://bbc.in/2JWMbin

Firms seeking staff are being hit by labour shortages, with a "reversal" in the number of migrants in UK workplaces, says HR body the CIPD.

UK economy grows at fastest rate since late 2016
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The UK economy grew by 0.6% in the three months to September, with warm weather boosting consumer spending, the Office for National Statistics said.

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