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The Giants of 2020

In a world of limited resources, what should our priority be? To close the LSE Festival, we pit Beveridge’s “five giants” (reimagined as the giant issues of housing and urbanisation, education and skills, health and social care, the future of work and the challenges of poverty), as well as sustainability, the missing sixth Giant. Dr Banke-Thomas argues that health is the biggest giant.