Readers may be interested in a roundtable discussion organised by the Wales Goverrnance Centre and Business School at Cardiff University, on ‘Wales’s response to the recession: what will be the real impact of the CSR on Wales?’ . It will take place at 5 pm on Tuesday 2 November in the Aberconway Building at Cardiff University, and will be chaired by Betsan Powys of the BBC. First Minister Carwyn Jones is the star speaker. Also taking part are Gerald Holtham, Eurfyl ap Gwilym, and from Cardiff Business School Calvin Jones and Professor George Boyne. Admission is by ticket only: email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 02920 875731 to book.