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Stewart Lansley
Townsend Centre for International Poverty Research

Stewart Lansley

Stewart Lansley is an economist and financial journalist who has written extensively on inequality, poverty and wealth. He sits on the National Advisory Panel of CLASS and is a visiting fellow at the Townsend Centre for International Poverty Research, the University of Bristol, He has also held academic posts at the National Institute of Economic and Social Research and the Universities of Reading and Brunel.

He is the author of A Sharing Economy, Policy Press; Breadline Britain: the rise of mass poverty ( with Joanna Mack), Oneworld and The Cost of Inequality: Why Economic Equality Is Essential for Recovery, Gibson Square.He is a former executive producer in the current affairs department at the BBC and has written for the Guardian, the Independent and the Observer.