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Date(s) - 23.02.2013


Priory Street Centre


Part of the Radical Statistics Conference

Inequality, Statistics, and York

Saturday, 23 February, 2013
Priory Street Centre, 15 Priory Street YO1 6ET
(5 minutes from York rail station)

8:30 am Registration opens, coffee available

Session 1 Inequalities – gathering the evidence

9:30 (prompt) Jonathan Bradshaw: ‘The legacy of Rowntree’
Hugh Bayley, MP: Response

Session 2 Beyond 2021: New censuses, new geographies
Danny Dorling: ‘The 2011 Census: What surprises are emerging and how they show that cancellation is stupid’

Catered lunch (included in registration)

Session 3 Beyond ‘The Spirit Level’
Ben Baumberg & Robert de Vries: ‘Statistical catfights & The Spirit Level’
Tarani Chandola: Title TBC
Richard Wilkinson: Response

Session 4 Futures for the new generation (and the next riots)
Stewart Lansley: ‘Inequality: Its role in the crash and the crisis’

**all details subject to confirmation and change**

AGM, social events and guided walk
Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 22-24 February
at the Priory Street Centre

Sunday, 24th – ALL WELCOME
10:30 am Annual General Meeting

Radstats puts on more than just a conference & AGM. Join us for:
Friday night social gathering (from 7:00 pm) Food, drinks & socialising
Saturday evening event (8-11:00 pm) The 1st York Radical Cabaret
Sunday afternoon guided walk (12:00 pm start)

Full Conference (including lunch) is £40 for members, or £50 including a one-year introductory membership. Please deduct £10 from any for student or low income (self defined); ask if further assistance is needed. The first session is free to YPS members; to attend the full conference there is a special YPS rate of £30 (incl. lunch). The Saturday evening cabaret is £5, if pre-booked. Food for both evenings will be arranged separately.

Register at: www.radstats.org.uk/conf2013/2013Booking.doc

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