Speaker: David Starkie, Senior Associate, Case Associates
Chair and Commentator: To be confirmed
Recent discussions around Heathrow, Boris Island and HS2 have highlighted the controversy around making investment decisions in transportation. This lecture will examine the move to centrally planned infrastructure, and some proposals for adding capacity.
The Beesley Lectures are a series of eight annual lectures covering regulated industries in the UK. The lectures are held in memory of Professor Michael Beesley, who was a leading architect of the British system of utility regulation and a Managing Trustee of the Institute ofEconomic Affairs. He founded the series in 1991 and organised them until his death in 1999.