NERI Seminar Belfast: Sorry we're closed: Understanding the impact of retail's decline on people and places
26 September 2019
Topic: Sorry we're closed: Understanding the impact of retail's decline on people and places
Speaker: Daniel Tomlinson, Research and Policy Analyst, Resolution Foundation
Date: 26th September, 2019
Time: 15:45 (Tea and coffee from 15:30, Seminar ends 16:45)
Venue: INTO, 23-24 College Gardens, Belfast, BT9 6BS
Headlines about shop closures might give the impression that retail’s decline is a relatively recent phenomenon, but in fact retail’s share of employment has been falling in the UK for the past 15 years. This presentation will take a detailed look at this long-run trend, driven by changes in what we spend and how we spend it, and focus in on what really matters when it comes to economic change: people and places.
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INTO, 23-24 College Gardens, Belfast, BT9 6BS