LSE IDEAS Lecture Series: Asia Rising?
Rising Asia: Lessons Learned from European Integration
Wednesday 5 February 2014, 6.30pm, Wolfson Theatre, NAB
Speaker: Professor Simon Hix; Chair: Professor Arne Westad
An American Century or an Asian Century?
Tuesday 18 February 2014, 6.30pm, Sheikh Zayed Theatre, NAB
Speaker: Professor John Ikenberry; Discussants: Professor Arne Westad; Professor Michael Cox; Chair: Dr Kirsten Schulze
Will China Dominate the 21st Century?
Tuesday 18 March 2014, 6.30pm, Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Speakers: Jonathan Fenby, Isabel Hilton, Wu Jian Min; Chair: Professor Arne Westad
The End of Power
Monday 20 January 2014, 6.30pm, Thai Theatre, New Academic Building
Speaker: Moisés Naím; Chair: Dr Nicholas Kitchen
Power in the Information Age
Monday 25 November 2013, 6.30pm, Old Theatre, Old Building
Speaker: Alec Ross; Chair: Professor Charlie Beckett
Conference: American Structural Power and the International System
Wednesday 8 May 2013, The conference focused on how the United States acts in the world, and in particular, the structural role of the United States in the current international system.
Power Shifts: Perspectives from the US Foreign Policy Conference | YouTube
In September 2014, leading thinkers descended on the LSE for the US Foreign Policy Conference, co-hosted by LSE IDEAS and the LSE International Relations Department. A key theme was whether shifts in economic power are eroding American hegemony; but the story of how power shifts turns out to be more complex than the rise and decline narrative of many contemporary pundits. In this video, speakers from the Conference share their perspective on the changing shape of power in the international system, and the implications for US foreign policy.
The World In Transition | The Economist
A summary of the major global shifts that occurred in 2014 collated by Kenneth Kukier, data editor for The Economist.