2021 Wolfson Economics Prize Finalists

2021 Wolfson Economics Prize Finalists

Posted by Jaime Bishop

The shortlist for the final of the 2021 Wolfson Economics Prize, second only to the Nobel Prize in value, has been revealed by the Policy Exchange, Daily Telegraph and the BBC Today Programme today:

We are delighted that our submission, ‘THE WELL PLACED HOSPITAL’ has been selected as one of only five finalists:


Our team, consisting of Mungo Smith and MAAP, Andy Black, Anthony Farnsworth, Tim Kershaw of Place and Purpose CIC, and our own practice, Fleet Architects Ltd, proposed the radical reintegration of hospitals and broader health and social care systems within host towns and cities to abundant mutual health, social, environmental and economic benefit.

We are now entering the last 2 months of the process, after this period we can also reveal a little more about our proposal.


The Fleet and Place and Purpose Team:

Tim Kershaw, Spatial Data

Kai Xin Tan, Urban Designer and Architectural Designer

Richard Henson, Architect

Callum Boult, Architect

Jaime Bishop, Architect & Health Planner



Mungo Smith, Architect

Jos Poortman, Architect & Urban Designer



Andy Black

Anthony Farnsworth

Fleet Architects