The latest news and views from the High Pay Centre.
30 Jan 2018: We are delighted that Chuka Umunna has chosen to share his thoughts on "The Progressive Case for Business" on Feb 8th from 8am
1 Nov 2017: To attend please email email@example.com
17 Oct 2017: Good news - Sir Vince will speak at the IoD's Pall Mall HQ in late November at our second Gavron Memorial Lecture
24 Aug 2017: As the pressure mounts on universities to explain excessive vice-chancellor salaries, the Committee of University Chairs' (CUC) response has been revealed. The text of a recent email is published here.
21 Aug 2017: Andrew (Lord) Adonis is keeping the pressure up on the universities sector as he questions some excessive vice-chancellor and other top salaries. Here is the text of a letter he has just sent out.
3 Aug 2017: Political pressure, public disapproval and campaigning all combined to restrain pay at the top in 2016. But what next?
17 Feb 2017: Reform of pay and governance structures matter to all employees. We are pleased to make a joint submission with the CIPD
Since 1 January 2019 the average FTSE 100 CEO has earned:
Income inequality in the UK
Wealth inequality in the UK
- The UK tops the millionaire bankers league – but our overall prosperity is distinctly mid-table
The UK has more millionaire bankers than the rest of Europe put together, according to figures from the European Banking Authority. Blog by HPC Director Luke Hildyard for Open Democracy)
- New HPC Director - Baroness Lister of Burtersett joins board
HPC is delighted to announce that Baroness Lister of Burtersett, Emeritus Professor of Social Policy at Loughborough University, has joined our Board of Directors
- Don’t praise the super-rich just for paying their taxes
The new Sunday Times 'tax rich list' is a welcome initiative, but praise for people for merely paying their taxes should be measured - blog by HPC Head of Policy and Research Ashley Walsh for Left Foot Forward