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Football - Big business, big government and the 'big society'

An evening panel discussion on football and business, and how the self-regulating nature of the football market can be seen as the embodiment of the Big Society.

Speakers:
Prof Chris Brady, Dean, BPP Business School
Dr Stephen Davies, Education Director, IEA
Prof J R Shackleton, Professor of Economics, University of East London
Prof Stefan Szymanski, Professor of Economics, Cass Business School
and
David Wheeldon, Director of Policy and Public Affairs, BSkyB.

Chair:
Ed Smith, Former England cricketer, Leader writer for The Times, and author of 'What Sport Tells Us About Life'