How to end the cost of living crisis

Labour Party Conference Fringe:
A Progressive Economy Forum event

ACC Liverpool: Hall 2, Room 1  (inside secure zone)

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The astonishing rise in prices is already causing misery, and most forecasters expect inflation to worsen. But mainstream “solutions” seem to involve either causing a recession, or cutting wages. Where are price rises coming from, and what are the real solutions to high inflation?


  • Mick Lynch, General Secretary, RMT
  • Andy McDonald MP 
  • James Meadway, Associate Fellow, Centre for Economic Justice, IPPR 
  • Olivia Blake MP
  • Antonia Jennings, Associate Director, CLES
  • Patrick Allen, Chair and Founder, PEF (chair)