The Future of Housing in the UK: defining the challenge

Wed 16 Jul 2014, 13:30

The British Academy, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AH

List of participants

Richard Blyth, Royal Town Planning Institute
Professor Paul Boyle FBA, Economic and Social Research Council
Kathleen Kelly, Joseph Rowntree Foundation
Dr Gerard Lyons, Chief Economic Advisor to the Mayor of London
Dr Julie McLaren, Economic and Social Research Council
Professor Alex Marsh, University of Bristol
Professor Geoffrey Meen, University of Reading
Professor John Muellbauer FBA, University of Oxford
Dr Glen Noble, Economic and Social Research Council
Simon Rubinsohn, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
Joe Sarling, National Housing Federation
David Silk, HM Treasury
Gavin Smart, Chartered Institute of Housing
Professor Susan Smith FBA, University of Cambridge
Lord Nick Stern PBA, FRS, President, British Academy
John Stewart, Home Builders Federation
Lord Adair Turner, The Institute for New Economic Thinking


A British Academy/ESRC Forum, chaired by Lord Adair Turner. The discussion was opened by Professor John Muellbauer FBA and Professor Susan Smith FBA.

This Forum was followed up by a joint BA/ESRC all-day conference in October 2014 to set out the challenges of the 'Future of UK Housing'.

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