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MSc programmes events

2017-2018 events

Information about this year's MSc Programmes Events!

Ceilidh

Monday 19 March 2018

MSc Ceilidh

Food and refreshments available from 6.30pm; Dancing starts at 7.00pm; The Venue: Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
Dress code: Casual – kilts and anything tartan strongly encouraged!
(Photo credit: Ceilidh Caleeire, the Scots Music Group's ceilidh band, photo by Rosemary Fitch, CC BY-NC 2.0)

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Wednesday 24 January 2018

Economic Research and Policy Networking Event (for MSc Economics/EME students only)

Time: 6:00-8:00 pm; Location: NAB, 8th Floor

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Wednesday 29 November 2017 

MSc Economics/EME careers event: "Interviews and Assessment Centre"

Time: 2:00-4:00 pm; Location: 32L.1.04

Oriana Bandiera

Thursday 23 November 2017

MRes/PhD applications seminar: “Applying to the LSE MRes/PhD Programme" by Professor Oriana Bandiera (for MSc Economics/EME/Economics and Philosophy students)

Time: 4:00-5:00 pm; Location: 32L.1.04

Chris Pissarides

Monday 27 November 2017

MSc Economics seminar series: “Work in the Age of Robots” by Professor Sir Christopher Pissarides

Time: 6:00-7:30 pm; Location: CLM.6.02

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Wednesday 22 November 2017

MSc Economics/EME careers workshop: “How to do an Economics Case Study” by NERA Consulting

Time: 6:00-8:00 pm; Location: CLM 4.02

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Monday 20 November 2017

MSc Economics seminar series: "Starting a Startup", by Daniele Condorelli

Time: 5:00pm-6:00pm; Location: CLM.3.02

Alwyn Young

Monday 13 November 2017

MSc Economics seminar series: “Consistency without Inference: Instrumental Variables in Practical Application” by Professor Alwyn Young

Time: 5:30-7:00 pm; Location: 32L.1.04

sawsweehock

Wednesday 08 November 2017

MSc Economics/EME Economic Consultancy and Think
Tank Alumni Networking Event

Time: 6:00-8:30 pm; Location: NAB, 8th floor reception

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Wednesday 01 November 2017

MSc Economics/EME careers workshop: "Techniques to improve networking skills"

Time: 2:00-3:30 pm; Location: 32L.1.04

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Tuesday 31 October 2017

MSc Advice: "How to Write Your Extended Essay" by Dr Mohan Bijapur
Highly recommended for those of you required to submit an extended essay as part of your MSc degree.

Time: 13:00-14:00; Location: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House

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Friday 20 October 2017

IMF World Economic Outlook seminar by Malhar Nabar (IMF Research Department)

Event for MSc Economics/EME/Econ & Phil students

Time: 6:00-7:00pm, followed by drinks reception 7:15-8:30pm; Seminar location: NAB Sheikh Zayed Theatre; Reception location: NAB 8th floor reception space

CajunDance

Tuesday 17 October 2017

MSc Cajun Dance

Food and refreshments available from 6.30pm; Dancing starts at 7.00pm; The Venue: Saw Swee Hock Student Centre

(Photo credit: Cajun Dance Party, photo by Kate, CC BY-NC 2.0)

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Tuesday 17 October 2017

PhD Advice: "Writing a Research Proposal for PhD Applications" by Dr Mohan Bijapur

Time: 1:00-2:00 pm; Location: NAB Thai Theatre

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Tuesday 10 October 2017

PhD Advice: "Applying to US PhD Programmes and the LSE MRes/PhD Programme" by Dr Francesco Nava

Time: 1:00-2:00 pm; Location: NAB2.04

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Wednesday 04 October 2017

MSc Economics - applications and career strategy

Time: 2:00-4:00pm; Location: 32LIF.1.04

Event for MSc Economics students only
Advance booking on CareerHub

Events from previous years

2016-2017 events

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Wednesday 8 March 2017

MSc Economics Coffee Afternoon with Professor the Lord Mervyn King  (former Governor of the Bank of England, LSE Economics)

Time: 5:00-6:00pm; Location: 32LIF.1.04

Ceilidh

Tuesday 7 March 2017

MSc Ceilidh

Food and refreshments available from 6.30pm; Dancing starts at 7.00pm; The Venue: Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
Dress code: Casual – kilts and anything tartan strongly encouraged!
(Photo credit: Ceilidh Caleeire, the Scots Music Group's ceilidh band, photo by Rosemary Fitch, CC BY-NC 2.0)

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Thursday 9 February 2017

MSc Economics seminar: “Monetary Policy in a Low Interest Rate World” by Professor Sir Charlie Bean (former Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, LSE Economics)

Time: 6:00-7:15pm; Location: NAB 2.04

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Tuesday 7 February 2017

MSc Economics careers workshop: "How to get the most out of LinkedIn" (for MSc Economics/EME students only)

Time: 1:00pm-2:00pm; Location: NAB Thai Theatre

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Wednesday 25 January 2017 

Economic Research and Policy Networking Event (for MSc Economics/EME students only)

Time: 6:00-8:00pm; Location: NAB, 8th Floor 

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Thursday 24 November 2016

MSc Economics seminar: "Brexit: Implications for Britain and Europe" by Professor Sir Christopher Pissarides (Nobel Laureate, LSE Economics) 

Time: 18:00-19:30; Location: CLM 2.02

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Thursday 17 November 2016

MSc Economics/EME careers workshop: “How to do an Economics Case Study” by NERA Consulting

Time: 18:00-20:00; Location: CLM 5.02

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Tuesday 15 November 2016

MSc Advice: "How to Write Your Extended Essay" by Dr Mohan Bijapur
Highly recommended for those of you required to submit an extended essay as part of your MSc degree.

Time: 13:00-14:00; Location: CLM 3.02

sawsweehock

Thursday 10 November 2016

MSc Economics/EME Economic Consultancy and Think
Tank Alumni Networking Event

Time: 18:00-20:30; Location: NAB, 8th floor reception

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Tuesday 01 November 2016

MSc Economics careers workshop: "Interview and assessment centre preparation"

Time: 12:00-14:00; Location: 32L.LG.03

CajunDance

Tuesday 18 October 2016

MSc Cajun Dance

Food and refreshments available from 6.30pm; Dancing starts at 7.00pm; The Venue: Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
Dress code: Casual – cowboy boots and cowboy hats strongly encouraged!
(Photo credit: Cajun Dance Party, photo by Kate, CC BY-NC 2.0)

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Tuesday 18 October 2016

PhD Advice: "Writing a Research Proposal for PhD Applications" by Dr Mohan Bijapur

Time: 13:00-14:00; Location: NAB2.04

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Tuesday 11 October 2016

PhD Advice: "Applying to US PhD Programmes and the LSE MRes/PhD Programme" by Dr Francesco Nava

Time: 13:00-14:00; Location: NAB2.04

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Wednesday 05 October 2016

IMF World Economic Outlook seminar

Presenters: Aqib Aslam and Samya Beidas-Strom (IMF Research Department)

Time: 6:00-7:00pm, followed by drinks reception 7:15-8:30pm; Seminar location: TW1.G.01; Reception location: NAB 8th floor reception

2015-2016 events

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Thursday 5 May 2016

MSc Economics Coffee Afternoon with Professor the Lord Mervyn King (former Governor of the Bank of England, LSE Economics)

2:30-3:30pm (Location: 32LIF.B.07)

Ceilidh

Tuesday 8 March 2016

MSc Ceilidh

Food and refreshments available from 6.30pm; Dancing starts at 7.00pm; The Venue: Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
Dress code: Casual – kilts and anything tartan strongly encouraged!
(Photo credit: Ceilidh Caleeire, the Scots Music Group's ceilidh band, photo by Rosemary Fitch, CC BY-NC 2.0)

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Monday 29 February

MSc Economics seminar series with Professor Sir Christopher Pissarides (Nobel Laureate, LSE Economics): "Lessons for the Eurozone from the Greek Crisis" 

Time: 6.00-7.15pm; Location: 32LIF.1.04

sawsweehock

Monday 15 February 2016

MSc Economics seminar series with Professor Nobuhiro Kiyotaki (Princeton): "Monetary and Financial Policies in Emerging Markets"

Time: 6.00-7.15pm; Location: 32LIF.1.04

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Tuesday 26 January 2016 

Economic Research and Policy Networking Event for MSc Economics/EME students

Organisations signed up: the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR), the Government Economic Service (GES), the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) and the Centre for Economic Performance, LSE

A series of short talks and networking over drinks and canapes
Advance booking required on CareerHub - booking opens on 19 January
Time: 6:00-8:00pm; Location: NAB 8th floor reception

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Tuesday 24 November 2015 

Seminar with Professor Alwyn Young (LSE Economics): "Channelling Fischer: Randomization Tests and the Statistical Insignificance of Seemingly Significant Experimental Results"

Time: 11:00-12:00am; Location: 32L.1.04

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Monday 23 November 2015 

Seminar with Professor Philippe Aghion (Harvard and LSE Economics): "Growth Policy"

Time:5:00-6:00pm

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Thursday 19 November 2015 

Nera Economic Case Study - MSc Economics/EME Careers session: “How to do an Economics Case Study”, NERA Consulting

Time:6:00-8:00pm; Location: CLM.3.02

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Wednesday 11 November 2015 

Economic Consultancy and Think Tank Alumni Networking Event

Time: 6:00-7:00pm, followed by reception 7:00-8:30pm; Location: 8th floor conference room NAB

CajunDance

Wednesday 14 October 2015 

MSc Cajun Dance

Food and refreshments available from 6.30pm; Dancing starts at 7.00pm; Venue: Shaw Library – 6th Floor of the Old Building
Dress code: Casual – cowboy boots and cowboy hats strongly encouraged!
(Photo credit: Cajun Dance Party, photo by Kate, CC BY-NC 2.0)

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Monday 5 October 2015 

IMF World Economic Outlook (WEO) seminar
Presenters: Aqib Aslam and Daniel Leigh (IMF Research Department), followed by drinks reception

Time: 6:00pm; Location: CLM 2.02; Reception location: NAB 8th floor reception