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Life after Brexit: new LSE report on UK's options outside the EU

To make an informed decision on the merits of leaving the EU, UK voters need to know more about what the government would do following Brexit, says a new LSE report.

Youth mental health neglect a 'moral scandal and enormous economic mistake', says LSE report

More than half of teenagers and young people with mental health problems do not receive any clinical treatment, amounting to a ‘’moral scandal and enormous economic mistake,’’ according to a new LSE study

LSE research documents powerful industry emerging from Europe's failed fight against migration

New research shows how a powerful and lucrative industry has grown off the back of the European migration crisis and argues for a fundamental change of course towards international cooperation and shared asylum systems.

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Getting Real about Utopia 

Is politics about building a better world, or simply the art of the possible? Ahead of this year's LSE Literary Festival in a special recording for BBC Radio 3’s flagship programme Free Thinking, politicians and historians debate the balance between idealism and realism in politics, international relations and political history. Event date: Wednesday 17 February

 

After the Drug Wars: report of the LSE Expert Group on the Economics of Drug Policy 

As the UN meets to form the UN General Assembly Special Session on Drugs in 2016 many member states are examining how to roll back the war on drugs and institute new policies. The LSE Expert Group on the Economics of Drug Policy will provide a new framework for global drug control efforts, grounded in public health, sustainable development and human rights. Event date: Monday 15 February

Looking Eastwards: cultural exchange with the Islamic world

In this Literary Festival event we explore the rich interaction between east and west with Jerry Brotton, whose forthcoming book This Orient Isle: Elizabethan England and the Islamic World explores Elizabethan England's relations with the Muslim world, and Peter Frankopan, whose recent book The Silk Roads: A New History of the World looks at world history from the perspective of this trading route of culture and ideas. Event date: Thursday 25 February

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Why I should be Mayor of London Tomorrow                                       
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Speakers: Sian Berry, Zac Goldsmith, Sadiq Khan, Caroline Pidgeon, Peter Whittle
Recorded: Thursday 28 January 2016, approx. 90 minutes    

 

Speakers: Claire Fox, Sarah Hannett, Daniel Winterfeldt
Recorded: Tuesday 02 February 2016

Speaker: Martin Schulz
Recorded: Friday 05 February 2016

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