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Making Sense of the US Midterms

Hosted by the LSE United States Centre

Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building

Speakers

Gideon Rachman

Gideon Rachman

Dr David Smith

Dr David Smith

Dr Leslie Vinjamuri

Dr Leslie Vinjamuri

Dr Linda Yueh

Dr Linda Yueh

Chair

Professor Peter Trubowitz

Professor Peter Trubowitz

Join us for an evening of conversation as we discuss the midterm election results and what they mean for Donald Trump’s presidency and the US.

Gideon Rachman (@gideonrachman) is Chief Foreign Affairs Commentator, Financial Times.

David Smith (@dtsmith_sydney) is Senior Lecturer in American Politics and Foreign Policy, University of Sydney and a British Academy Visiting Fellow.

Leslie Vinjamuri (@londonvinjamuri) is Head, US and the Americas Programme at Chatham House and Reader in International Relations, SOAS, University of London.

Linda Yueh (@lindayueh) is Visiting Senior Fellow, LSE IDEAS and member of the Policy Committee, Centre for Economic Performance. She is Fellow in Economics, St Edmund Hall, Oxford University and Adjunct Professor of Economics, London Business School. Her latest book is The Great Economists: How Their Ideas Can Help Us Today.

Peter Trubowitz (@ptrubowitz) is Department Head of International Relations and Director of the US Centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science and Associate Fellow at Chatham House, Royal Institute of International Affairs.

The LSE's United States Centre (@LSE_US) is a hub for global expertise, analysis and commentary on America. Our mission is to promote policy-relevant and internationally-oriented scholarship to meet the growing demand for fresh analysis and critical debate on the United States.

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