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Podcasts

Below are selections of podcasts from some of our past events. You can find event more on the main LSE podcasts page|

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Improving Basic Services for the Bottom Forty Percent: lessons from Ethiopia|

Speaker: Dr Qaiser Khan

Chair: Professor Jean-Paul Faguet

Recorded on 8 October 2014

 
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Economics, but not as you know it|

Speaker: Dr Ha-Joon Chang

Chair: Professor James Putzel

Recorded on 1 May 2014

 
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Emerging Africa: how the global economy's 'last frontier' can prosper and matter|

Speaker: Kingsley Chiedu Moghalu

Chair: Professor Catherine Boone

Recorded on 23 July 2014

 
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Peacebuilding: what is it and why is it important?|

Speaker: Judy Cheng-Hopkins

Chair: Dr Stuart Gordon

Recorded on 4 March 2014

 
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AIDS Drugs for All: social movements and market transformation|

Speaker: Dr Joshua Busby

Chair: Professor Ken Shadlen

Recorded on 30 January 2014

 
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Efficiency, Legitimacy and Political Expediency: Japan's trade governance dilemmas|

Speaker: Dr Mireya Solis

Chair: Professor Ken Shadlen

Recorded on 4 December 2013

 
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Approaches to Eradicate Poverty Over the Next Generation|

Speaker: Mark Goldring

Chair: Professor James Putzel

Recorded on 28 November 2013

 
Helene D. Gayle

Private Sector Approaches to Sustainable, Long-Term Economic Development|

Speaker: Dr Helene Gayle

Chair: Dr Teddy Brett

Recorded on 31 October 2013

 
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Delivering Food Assistance in a Shrinking Humanitarian Space|

Speaker: Ertharin Cousin

Chair: Professor Stuart Gordon

Recorded on 17 September 2013

 
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An Uncertain Glory: the economic and social condition of modern India|

Asia Research Centre and Department of International Development public lecture

Speaker: Professor Amartya Sen

Chair: Professor Craig Calhoun 

Recorded on 26 June 2013

 
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The Amartya Sen Lecture at LSE |

Speaker: Sir James Wolfensohn

Discussant: Professor Amartya Sen

Recorded on 29 May 2013

 
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Does market-led development have a future? |

Speakers:

Dr Ha-Joon Chang Reader in the Political Economy of Development, Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge

Professor Danny Quah Kuwait Professor of Economics and International Development, LSE

Chair: Dr Jean-Paul Faguet, Reader in the Political Economy of Development, LSE

Recorded 15 May 2013

 
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Reversing the Resource Curse: How to Harness Natural Resource Wealth for Accelerated Development|

Speaker: Paul Collier, Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Oxford University; author of 'The Bottom Billion' and 'Plundered Planet: How to Reconcile Prosperity with Nature'.

Chair: Dr Jean-Paul Faguet, International Development, LSE

Recorded 5 March 2013

 
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Zimbabwe Takes Back its Land|

Speakers: Dr Joseph Hanlon, Dr Jeanette Manjengwa, Teresa Smart

Chair: Professor Teddy Brett

Recorded on 28 January 2013

 
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Decentralization and Popular Democracy: governance from below in Bolivia|

Speaker(s): Dr Jean-Paul Faguet

Chair: Professor Teddy Brett

Recorded on 14 November 2012 in Old Theatre, Old Building.

 
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The Challenge of Agricultural Development in Africa: what lessons from China?|

Speaker(s): Professor Li Xiaoyun, Professor Henry Bernstein, Professor Thandika Mkandawire, Professor James Putzel

Recorded on 1 November 2012

 
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Creating a Learning Society|

Speakers: Professor Joseph E Stiglitz, Professor Amartya Sen

Chair: Professor Oriana Bandiera

Recorded on 28 June 2012

 
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Pakistan after Bin Laden: Free-fall or Resurgence?|

Speaker: Ali Dayan Hasan

Chair: Professor Athar Hussain

Recorded on 7 June 2012

 
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Adding Value In Africa: some reflections from the grandson of a Ghanaian cocoa farmer|

Speaker: Lord Boateng

Chair: Professor Thandika Mkandawire

Recorded on 10 May 2012

 
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The New Population Bomb? The Politics of Population Change|

Speaker:  Professor Jack Goldstone, Professor Eric Kaufmann, John Parker

Chair: Dr Elliott Green

Recorded on 1 May 2012

 
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Crises and Revolutions: The Reshaping of International Development|

Speaker: Sri Mulyani Indrawati

Chair: Professor Robert Wade

Recorded on 7 February 2012

 
Tim Allen

The Burning Issue: Parasites - enemy of the poor|

Speaker: Professor Tim Allen

Released on 30 January 2012.

 
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Bill Gates and Hans Rosling addressing the 2012 Global Poverty Ambassadors and students at the LSE|

Speaker(s): Bill Gates, Professor Hans Rosling

Recorded on 25 January 2012

 
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Bottom-up Politics: an agency-centred approach to globalisation|

Speaker(s): Professor Helmut Anheier, Professor Mient Jan Faber, Professor Marlies Glasius, Professor Mary Kaldor

Chair: Dr Denisa Kostovicova

Recorded on 23 January 2012

 
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Margin Call - post screening discussion|

Speakers: Bronwyn Curtis, Dr Jon Danielsson, Professor Robert Wade

18 January 2012

 
James Putzel

Eastern DRC: what should the international community be doing?|

Speakers: David Leonard, General Olusegun Obasanjo, Professor James Putzel, Clare Short

Chair: Professor Jo Beall
Further information|

 
Stuart Corbridge

Fighting the Banana Wars|

Speakers: Harriet Lamb, Adam Brett, Dr Teddy Brett.

Chair: Professor Stuart Corbridge

Further information|

 
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