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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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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.
St Paul's Institute hosts a panel discussion looking at the role of work in our lives and our search for meaning in the 21st century.
A panel discussion on how water impacts politics, policy and conflict.

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

The Globalisation of Indifference

by Barbara Ridpath

Barbara Ridpath, Director of St Paul's Institute, helps us consider how community, commonality and faith communities can act as the antidote to the globalisation of indifference. More »

 Barbara Ridpath

Calling all Students

by St Pauls Institute

Would you like to be in conversation with public philosopher Michael Sandel? More »

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Companies and Companionship

by Richard Ellis

Guest commentator Richard Ellis explores how we, as citizens, could help UK corporate public limited companies (PLCs) get back on track. More »

 Richard Ellis

Double-edged Philanthropy

by Barbara Ridpath

Barbara Ridpath helps us to consider if philanthropy is a better model for wealth redistribution than tax policy. More »

 Barbara Ridpath

Highlights from 2017

by St Pauls Institute

As 2017 ends and the New Year approaches we present some of this year's highlights. More »

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Democracy, Free Movement and the Common Good
Top pay in UK up by 11% as workers' wages fail to match inflation
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FTSE 100 CEO earnings rise six time faster than the average worker, High Pay Centre says

Children 'at risk of robot influence'
https://bbc.in/2Mm6ZUY

Forget peer pressure, future generations are more likely to be influenced by robots, a study suggests.

UK unemployment at lowest since 1975
https://bbc.in/2MIgWbq

UK unemployment fell by 65,000 to 1.36 million in three months to June - the lowest for more than 40 years, official figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show.

Ministry of Justice cleaners strike over 'insufficient' pay
https://bbc.in/2nl8Eex

Cleaners at the Ministry of Justice and a London council have gone on strike over pay, saying they cannot afford to live in the capital.

Pound nears 11-month low after Mark Carney admits chance of no-deal Brexit is 'uncomfortably high'
www.telegraph.co.uk

Carney admits chance of no-deal Brexit is "uncomfortably high"

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