The Big Pay Debate: Can the Conservatives be the party of fair pay? - Conservative Party Conference
Tuesday 1 October 2013
18-24 Princess Street
Manchester M1 4LY
Executive pay continues to rise sharply while wages for everyone else have stagnated. How can we encourage good business performance and help employees feel engaged in their companies? This panel debate will bring together speakers from a wide range of business, academic and political backgrounds to discuss what fair pay actually looks like within a business environment and whether the Conservatives can be the party to promote this goal.
The panel will include:
Nadhim Zahawi, Conservative MP for Stratford upon Avon
Anthony Browne, Chief Executive British Bankers Association
Ruth Bender, Cranfield School of Management
Frances O'Grady, General Secretary TUC
The panel will be chaired by Deborah Hargreaves, Director of the High Pay Centre.
The event is free of charge and open to all. If you are interested in attending, please email email@example.com.
Refreshments will be served at the event.
Map and directions are available here.
Since 1 January 2018 the average FTSE 100 CEO has earned:
Income inequality in the UK
Wealth inequality in the UK
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Article by HPC Director Luke Hildyard for Left Foot Forward
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