Helping regulators prevent the next financial crash - Dr Jean-Pierre Zigrand helped design regulations to prevent new global financial crises.Jeremy Horder on criminal law reform Undergraduate Open Day 25 March 2015Supporting the development and success of the creative industries - Dr Gerben Bakker helped boost the economic impact of film and other media

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This week’s Gearty Grilling: Jeremy Horder on criminal law reform|Jeremy Horder, Professor of Criminal Law, discusses how too few MPs have been punished for corruption and how too many criminals get to keep their assets.  An EU Capital Markets Union offers a 'real opportunity across Europe'|The UK City Minister argues in favour of an EU capital markets union at a conference organised by LSE’s Systemic Risk Centre and Goldman Sachs.High rise estates can work if they are made energy efficient, says new LSE report|Residents of a West London tower block estate enjoyed a better quality of life following energy efficient refurbishments, according to a new report by Professor Anne Power.

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Kristina Spohr                 

Beyond the Cold War: how summits shaped the new world order|

Personal summitry, more than structural factors, shaped the peaceful ending of and exit from the Cold War. Kristina Spohr, Deputy Head of the International History Department and Associate Professor at LSE, will show how meetings between international leaders in the period 1985-91 fostered rapprochement and creative dialogue, and reflect on their continuing importance today. Event date: Thursday 5 March


Touching and Feeling|

David J Linden, Professor of Neuroscience at The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, will explore the biology of touch ranging from sex to pain to caress, paying particular attention to the role of emotional processes. Event date: Thursday 5 March

A Conversation with Eric Ries|

Eric Ries, entrepreneur and author of the New York Times bestseller The Lean Startup: how constant innovation creates radically successful businesses will be in conversation at this LSE Entrepreneurship event. Event date: Friday 6 March

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Jan Kleinheisterkamp            

Speaker: Dr Jan Kleinheisterkamp
Recorded: Thursday 12 February 2015, approx. 86 minutes  


Speakers: Professor William A Callahan, Chan Koonchung, Isabel Hilton 
Recorded: Tuesday 24 February 2015, approx. 97 minutes        

Speaker: Professor Alan Manning
Recorded: Thursday 26 February 2015, approx. 89 minutes            

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