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Asia Research Centre
London School of Economics

10th Floor, Tower Two
Houghton Street
London WC2A 2AE

United Kingdom

Telephone +44 (0)20 7955 7388

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The key role of the Asia Research Centre is to be a central hub of the LSE to foster Asia related research and activities across the School.  More about the ARC »
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Nick Stern

Nicholas Stern elected as Fellow of the Royal Society|

Professor Lord Nicholas Stern has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society. He was recognised for his path-breaking work challenging the world view on the economics of climate change, along with his distinguished career in mathematical economics and close work with industry and government.

 
The Warrior State: Pakistan in the contemporary world

The Warrior State: Pakistan in the contemporary world|

In this lecture Professor T.V. Paul offered a comprehensive treatment of Pakistan’s insecurity predicament drawing from the literatures in history, sociology, religious studies, and international relations.

Podcast available|

 
Dr Isher Judge Ahluwalia

Transforming Indian Cities: Challenges and Opportunities|

Urban areas are integral to India’s growth and development, accounting for around two-thirds of the country’s GDP. Yet the country’s cities face severe challenges and are desperately in need of transformation. In this lecture, Dr Ahluwalia offered an analysis of the challenges and opportunities facing Indian cities at this critical juncture.

Co-hosted with LSE Cities|

 
Professor Motoshige Itoh

Why Abenomics Matters: Abenomics and the Japanese Economy|

In this lecture Professor Motoshige Itoh explained the nature of Abenomics, discussing in particular the impact of aggressive monetary policy and the implications of its growth strategy.

Co-organised with STICERD| and Department of Economics|

Podcast available|

 
Zhu Min

The Future of Asian Financial Markets in a Changing World|

Zhu Min's talk at LSE focussed on the future of the Asian financial market in a changing world.

Podcast available|

 
China2

China
|An ongoing series of research and events focused on China

 
India

India Observatory|
A centre to foster research and knowledge exchange related to India

 
indonesia
 
Japan1
 
southKorea

Korea
|Facilitates social science research on Korea and the understanding of Korea in the context of Asia and the wider world

 
Pakistan4
 
Taiwan4

Taiwan
|Committed to independent, rigorous, and theoretically grounded social scientific research and discussion focused on Taiwan

 
Thailand
 

India's new PM Modi slams rape shame, communal violence
Ruth Kattumuri comments on Indian PM Modi's Independence Day speech (Voice of Russia 15 August 2014)

How China became a climate leader
Nicholas Stern discusses China emerging as a global leader in climate policy as it seeks to build a cleaner and more efficient economy.

LSE student teaching English to Indian school girls
LSE student Latoya Francis, on an internship in India with Tata, is 'developing a module that will make learning English easier for tribal girls' (The Telegraph India 31 July 2014)

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