San Francisco

The Economic Prosperity Strategy

12:30 p.m. | Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Image courtesy of Flickr user Kaho Lam

Making sure that the Bay Area has opportunities for everyone to move up is key for the region’s long-term prosperity. SPUR and a group of partners recently released a strategy for economic mobility that highlights the need to simultaneously put workers on pathways to the middle, grow the economy to help create more middle-wage work while improving conditions in existing lower-wage jobs. 

+ Egon Terplan / SPUR 
+ Steve Levy / Center for Continuing Study of the California Economy 
+ Kirsten Spalding / San Mateo County Union Community Alliance
+ Louise Auerhahn / Working Partnerships USA

Location

SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Phone: 415.781.8726

Admission

Free to SPUR members
$10 for non-members
Okay to bring lunch

Refund Policy

Individual ticket purchases. If you request a refund between 2 and 10 business days prior to the event, SPUR can issue a 25 percent refund. Requests for refunds received less than 2 days prior to an event cannot be accommodated.

Sponsorship payments will not be refunded, as sponsorship benefits take effect immediately and are on-going through the date of the event.

 

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