§ 47. Mr. Lofthouse
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science if he has any plans to meet the Confederation of British Industry to discuss the impact on industry of the projection of future graduates in the Green Paper; "The Development of Higher Education in the 1990s"; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Walden
The higher education Green Paper was discussed at a meeting of the National Economic Development Council on 5 November. My right hon. Friend and representatives of the CBI were present. The CBI is also planning to give my right hon. Friend a faunal response to the Green Paper shortly.