Wednesday 22 February 2012

LSE in print

Let's look to Germany on jobs - but not for deregulation
The Guardian, 22/02/2012, p.32, Alan Manning
Comment: Alan Manning, professor of economics at the LSE, disputes the claim that Germany is benefitting from loose labour market regulation. He says that 'on almost every indicator' Germany has just as much regulation as Britain.
http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2012/feb/21/does-germany-have-less-regulated-labour?INTCMP=SRCH|

The geeks must quash the believers in gut instinct
Financial Times, 22/02/2012, p.13, Julian Le Grand ; Zack Cooper
Julian Le Grand and Zack Cooper of the LSE discuss ongoing debates over the Health Reform Bill diverting attention from the sound principles on which it was based.
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/5a996db2-5c93-11e1-8f1f-00144feabdc0.html#axzz1muPjPYt6|

Treasury looks afresh at Lib Dem-favoured 'mansion' levy
Financial Times, 22/02/2012, p.3, Jim Pickard ; Chris Giles
Tony Travers, expert in local government at the LSE, is mentioned.
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/b81cd874-5cb2-11e1-8f1f-00144feabdc0.html#axzz1muPjPYt6|

UP THE GREEK
The Sun, 22/02/2012, p.10, Tom Newton Dunn; Steve Hawkes
Ruth Lea, former governor of the LSE, is mentioned.

Michael Davis Bassist with the influential and incendiary MC5
The Independent, 22/02/2012, p.48, Pierre Perrone
Michael Davis, a member of the influential band MC5, was kicked out after he missed a concert at the LSE in 1972.

LSE online

Experts react to Europe’s bailout package for Greece
Washington Post - the Wonk Blog staff - Feb 21 at 20:20 GMT
Blog includes comments from Kevin Featherstone, professor of contemporary Greek studies at LSE, and Dmitri Vayanos, professor of finance at LSE.
http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/ezra-klein/post/experts-react-to-europes
-bailout-package-for-greece/2012/02/21/gIQAPYrfRR_blog.html?wprss=rss_economy
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Kenny and Merkel talks to focus on new vision for EU
Irish Times - STEPHEN COLLINS, ARTHUR BEESLEY and MARK HENNESSY - Feb 22 at 4:21 GMT had to face pressures from "speculative forces", he said. The President was speaking after an address at the London School of Economics.
http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/frontpage/2012/0222/1224312172079.html|

Pieniądz i pożądanie. Spotkanie Wolnego Uniwersytetu Warszawy (translate)
Architektura Murator - Feb 22 at 3:58 GMT ogniskuje się trwający od 2008 roku kryzys finansowy. Georgios Papadopoulos - absolwent wydziału Filozofii i Nauk Społecznych w London School of Economics. Pracuje nad doktoratem z filozofii i ekonomii na...
http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/frontpage/2012/0222/1224312172079.html|

Young emigrants queue for Higgins address
Irish Times - Feb 22 at 2:24 GMT in the chilly London air last night to listen to President Michael D Higgins. Mostly students of the London School of Economics and Political Science, they made an eager audience as the President gave his...
http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/ireland/2012/0222/1224312171820.html|

President warns of privatising services
Irish Times - Feb 22 at 2:24 GMT the support of citizens, President Michael D Higgins declared in London last night. During a speech at the London School of Economics, Mr Higgins, on the first day of a two-day official visit to Britain, condemned...
http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/ireland/2012/0222/1224312171820.html|

Strategies of climate attack exposed in leak
EnviroLib - admin - Feb 22 at 2:17 GMT Ward is policy and communications director at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at London School of Economics and Political Science Environment news, comment and analysis...
http://envirolib.org/news/strategies-of-climate-attack-exposed-in-leak/|

Teria a Alemanha uma dívida de guerra com a Grécia? (translate)
UOL - Feb 22 at 2:06 GMT feridas deixadas pela guerra e pela ocupação alemã”, resume o historiador da Economia Albrecht Ritschl, professor alemão da London School of Economics, em uma entrevista ao “Der Spiegel” (em versão francesa...
http://noticias.uol.com.br/midiaglobal/lemonde/2012/02/22/teria-a-alemanha-uma-divida-de-guerra-com-a-grecia.htm|

Lettre des 300 contre l’interdiction du colloque « Israël : un État d’apartheid ? » (translate)
SaphirNews.com - Feb 22 at 1:19 GMT EHESS), Salam Kawakibi (Politologue, Initiative arabe de réforme), Mehrnaz Katouzian-Safadi (Chargée de recherche (CR1) CNRS), Neil F. Ketchley ( London School of Economics and Political Science), Laleh Khalili...
http://www.saphirnews.com/Lettre-des-300-contre-l-interdiction-du-colloque-Israel-
un-Etat-d-apartheid_a13960.html
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Vergroot je erotisch kapitaal (translate)
Men's Health Nederland - Feb 21 at 23:30 GMT Single én arm? Geen zorgen: wetenschappers aan de London School of Economics definiëren erotisch kapitaal als dé munteenheid om de aantrekkelijkste vrouwen voor je te winnen. O ja, een knap uiterlijk maakt...
http://www.menshealth.nl/Sex/Artikelen/Sex-tonen-op-pagina/Vergroot-je-erotisch-kapitaal.htm|

It's not what you tell them it's the way that you tell them...
Philanthropy UK - Feb 21 at 23:22 GMT and figures about impact may actually be less inclined to give. Sir Howard Davies, former director of the London School of Economics and patron of Pro Bono Economics, made the claim to an audience of economists...
http://www.philanthropyuk.org/news/2012-02-21/too-many-facts-can-push-donors-
not-giving-says-leading-economist
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Green Flagging
New Delhi Pioneer - Feb 21 at 21:40 GMT Governance Index and the FTSE4Good Index are flagged below). Its basis, as per gTrade chairman Samir Saran, a London School of Economics alum, is publicly-disclosed energy and financial data, not subjective...
http://dailypioneer.com/columnists/item/51105-green-flagging.html|

Competition, when well regulated, helps the NHS
National Health Executive - Feb 21 at 21:26 GMT before and after surgery in areas where they can choose between a range of hospitals, researchers from the London School of Economics (LSE) found. But in areas with private hospitals, length of stay increased...
http://www.nationalhealthexecutive.com/Competition-when-well-regulated-helps-the-NHS.htm|

Benefits of Studying in the UK
Comunicate de Presa Gratuit - drewdun - Feb 21 at 21:24 GMT study Engineering, Computer science, Psychology, Economics, Sociology, Mathematics, Physics, Law, Literature. The documents come from students belonging to London School of Economics, Oxford University, Cambridge
http://www.comunicatedepresa.com/comunicatedepresa/benefits-of-studying-in-the-uk.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=benefits-of-studying-
in-the-uk
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Coun. Michael Fougere to run for mayor
CTV News - Feb 21 at 20:11 GMT a bachelor of arts honours degree from St. Francis Xavier University and a master of science from the London School of Economics. Other mayoral hopefuls include Chad Novak – who announced his candidacy this
http://regina.ctv.ca/servlet/an/local/CTVNews/20120221/sask-fougere-newser-120221/20120221/?hub=Regina|

Israelis attack LSE pro-Palestine demo
Press TV - Feb 21 at 20:11 GMT Israel society members at the London School of Economics (LSE) have attacked the LSESU Palestine Society protesters, who were re-enacting an Israeli checkpoint to show the daily suffering of the Palestinians...
http://www.presstv.ir/detail/227906.html|

ECB profit redistribution: does the buck stop with Greece?
Financial Times - Claire Jones - Feb 21 at 19:45 GMT was the editor of the Central Banking journal and CentralBanking.com. Claire studied philosophy and economics at the London School of Economics. RSS James Politi is US economics and trade correspondent for...
http://blogs.ft.com/money-supply/2012/02/21/ecb-profit-redistribution-does-the-buck-stop-with-greece/|

Draghi’s $158 Billion Free Lunch to Boost EU Bank Profits
BusinessWeek - Liam Vaughan and Gavin Finch - Feb 21 at 18:27 GMT basis points to 5.46 percent. In many ways this has been a masterstroke, said Charles Goodhart, a London School of Economics professor and a former Bank of England policy maker. People have been asking the...
http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-02-21/draghi-s-158-billion-free-lunch-to-boost-eu-bank-profits.html|

Dale a tu carrera un sello 'Beatle' setHour("2012-02-21 06:00:00"); (translate)
CNNExpansion.com - Ivonne Vargas Hernández - Feb 21 at 18:26 GMT las escuelas que mayor interés generan entre los mexicanos son la Universidad de Manchester, Nottingham, Essex y la London School of Economics and Political Science, por citar algunas. Los destinos de estudio...
http://www.cnnexpansion.com/mi-carrera/2012/02/20/dale-a-tu-carrera-un-sello-
beatle
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Rishi Amitabhto act together in Mehrunnisa
NDTV - Feb 21 at 18:00 GMT Mumbai hospital post his abdominal surgery. Rishi, 59, who was here to launch the 'India Week' at the London School of Economics and deliver his thoughts on the Indian film industry, said, "Hopefully we will...
http://www.ndtv.com/article/bollywood/rishi-amitabhto-act-together-in-mehrunnisa-178457|

Higgins praises Irish in Britain
BBC - Feb 21 at 17:46 GMT Queen Elizabeth's visit last year possible. On Tuesday night the president will make a speech at the London School of Economics. Mr Higgins was the only presidential candidate to visit Britain during his...
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-17119253|

Q&A with Author Helen Simonson: Finding Love Later in Life
Psychology Today Blogs - Jennifer Haupt - Feb 21 at 17:28 GMT England and spent her teenage years in a small village in East Sussex. A graduate of the London School of Economics and former travel advertising executive, she has lived in America for the last two decades...
http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/one-true-thing/201202/qa-author-helen-simonson-finding-love-later-in-life|

Rishi, Amitabh to act together
Deccan Chronicle - Feb 21 at 17:15 GMT Mumbai hospital post his abdominal surgery. Rishi, 59, who was here to launch the 'India Week' at the London School of Economics and deliver his thoughts on the Indian film industry, said, "Hopefully we will...
http://www.deccanchronicle.com/channels/showbiz/bollywood/rishi-kapoor-amitabh-bachchan-act-together-mehrunnisa-328|

London Anti-Israel "Checkpoint" Pelted With Water Bombs (VIDEO)
Algemeiner.com - Feb 21 at 17:09 GMT Home » News » Europe » Author: Algemeiner Staff Share this Article Tags: Israel Activism Israel Student Groups London School of Economics LSE Palestinian activism Palestinian Student Groups Student Activism...
http://www.algemeiner.com/2012/02/21/london-anti-israel-checkpoint-pelted-with-water-bombs-video/|

Jewish, pro-Palestinian protesters clash at British university
St. Louis Jewish Light - Feb 21 at 17:04 GMT (JTA) -- Jewish students at the London School of Economics and members of the university's Palestinian Society clashed during an Israel Apartheid Week protest. The Palestinian Society protesters created a...
http://www.stljewishlight.com/news/world/article_23b7fe6d-f326-5147-a90a-ee56675ede0d.html|

Meet New Face of Miss Ghana- Inna Mariam Patty
GhanaShowbiz.com - ajbabe (online) - Feb 21 at 17:03 GMT School in Cape Coast and went to the University of Ghana. She is also an alumnus of the London School of Economics and worked as head-hunter at the London Stock Exchange. She is currently studying for a...
http://www.ghanashowbiz.com/news/meet-new-face-of-miss-ghana-inna-mariam-patty/|

16:19On a visit to London President Michael D Higgins paid tribute to the important role of the Irish community in Britain.
RTE Online - Feb 21 at 16:55 GMT ultimately making Queen Elizabeth's visit last year possible. Tonight the President will make a speech at the London School of Economics. Accompanied by his wife, Sabina, it is Mr Higgins' first trip as President...
http://www.rte.ie/news/2012/0221/president.html|

Jewish and Pro-Palestinian Students Clash in London
Forward - Feb 21 at 16:29 GMT Jewish students at the London School of Economics and members of the university’s Palestinian Society clashed during an Israel Apartheid Week protest. The Palestinian Society protesters created a mock checkpoint...
http://forward.com/articles/151724/|

Higgins pays tribute to Irish abroad
Irish Times - Feb 21 at 15:27 GMT ancestry is an enormous resource," he went on. President Higgins will tonight give a speech at the London School of Economics and take questions. Tomorrow, he will visit the Olympic Park, along with other...
http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/breaking/2012/0221/breaking15.html|

NHS staff improved by internal competition but damaged by competition with private hospitals
Human Resources Magazine UK - Feb 21 at 14:53 GMT same positive outcomes for the public sector hospitals, according to the Centre for Economic Performance (CEP) at the London School of Economics ( LSE). The research...
http://www.hrmagazine.co.uk/hro/news/1020897/competiton-nhs-hospitals-improves-staff-efficience-competition-private-hospitals-damages|

Pressure mounts on Cameron over NHS summit
King's Fund - Hlne Mulholland, Patrick Wintour - Feb 21 at 14:23 GMT a 36% increase between 2001 and 2010. The summit coincides with the publication of a study by the London School of Economics that shows forcing NHS hospitals to compete with one another saves money and improves...
http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2012/feb/20/pressure-mounts-cameron-nhs
-summit
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Jewish Society Students At LSE Clash With Palestinian Protesters
Huffington Post UK - Feb 21 at 12:28 GMT share this story Get UK Universities & Education Alerts Submit this story digg reddit stumble Students at the London School of Economics have been embroiled in a fight over the university's Palestinian Society...
http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2012/02/21/lse-students-fight-over-palestine-protest_n_1290124.html?ref=uk|

Mehrunnisa: It's Rishi Kapoor vs Amitabh Bachchan
IBNLive India News - IBNLive.com editor@ibnlive.com - Feb 21 at 12:24 GMT Mumbai hospital post his abdominal surgery. Rishi, 59, who was here to launch the 'India Week' at the London School of Economics and deliver his thoughts on the Indian film industry, said, "Hopefully we will...
http://ibnlive.in.com/news/mehrunnisa-its-rishi-kapoor-vs-amitabh-bachchan/
232368-8-66.html
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Dale a tu carrera un sello 'Beatle' (translate)
Yahoo! Argentina - Feb 21 at 12:16 GMT las escuelas que mayor interés generan entre los mexicanos son la Universidad de Manchester, Nottingham, Essex y la London School of Economics and Political Science, por citar algunas. Los destinos de estudio...
http://ar.noticias.yahoo.com/dale-tu-carrera-sello-beatle-120100636.html|

Presentation Rentals at the double for Bill Gates
LSI Online News - Feb 21 at 12:06 GMT in the day, Gates and Professor Hans Rosling spoke and took part in a live webcast from the London School of Economics (LSE) in central London, addressing the 2012 Global Poverty Ambassadors and students. Gates...
http://www.lsionline.co.uk/news/story/Presentation-Rentals-at-the-double-for-Bill-Gates/-LHLXJ8|

Deutschland zeigt Defizite beim Kampf gegen Menschenhandel (translate)
Extremnews - Manuel Schmidt - Feb 21 at 12:05 GMT aus dem Jahr 2010. Entwickelt wurde der Index von Forschern der Universität Göttingen, der Universität Heidelberg und der London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). Er untersucht die Maßnahmen...
http://www.extremnews.com/nachrichten/vermischtes/6aee13d0d852308?
source=feed
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ΓΙΑΝΝΗΣ ΒΟΥΡΟΣ «Στο περιθώριο» (translate)
Makeaonia - Feb 21 at 12:04 GMT απαξιωμένα. Ο ζωγράφος ζει στη Θεσσαλονίκη από το 1953 που γεννήθηκε, σπούδασε Αρχιτεκτονική στο ΑΠΘ και Πολεοδομία στο London School of Economics και από το 1980 ασχολείται συστηματικά με τη ζωγραφική. Έχει...
http://www.makthes.gr/news/arts/84216/|

Rishi Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan to act together in `Mehrunnisa`
ZeeNews.com - Feb 21 at 11:55 GMT Mumbai hospital post his abdominal surgery. Rishi, 59, who was here to launch the `India Week` at the London School of Economics and deliver his thoughts on the Indian film industry, said, "Hopefully we will...
http://zeenews.india.com/entertainment/movies/rishi-kapoor-amitabh-bachchan-
to-act-together-in-mehrunnisa_106315.htm
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Presidente irlandés inicio visita a Londres (translate)
Ansalatina.com - Feb 21 at 11:25 GMT Centro Irlandés de Camden, en el centro de la ciudad, como también dar una ponencia en la universidad London School of Economics titulada "Sobre intelectuales públicos, universidades y crisis democráticas"...
http://www.ansa.it/ansalatina/notizie/fdg/201202211148418340/2012022
11148418340.html
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NHS Needs Makeover, Says Study
TopNews United States - Prakash Sharma - Feb 21 at 11:15 GMT in the interest of the NHS. A group of researchers from the Centre for Economic Performance at the London School of Economics said that private companies will lead to longer stays of patients which will further...
http://www.topnews.us/content/246398-nhs-needs-makeover-says-study|

Competition between NHS hospitals improves efficiency,impact of private sector competiion's amgibuos
Finchannel.com - Feb 21 at 10:24 GMT these are among the findings of a study published today by the Centre for Economic Performance at the London School of Economics and Political Science. The research team finds that...
http://finchannel.com/Main_News/B_Schools/104076_Competition
_between_NHS_hospitals_improves_efficiency%2Cimpact_of_private_sector_competiion%27s_amgibuos/
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President Higgins begins London visit
Irish Times - Feb 21 at 10:16 GMT attend a reception for the Irish community. Later this evening Mr Higgins will make an address at the London School of Economics entitled Of Public Intellectuals, Universities, and a Democratic Crisis. Tomorrow...
http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/breaking/2012/0221/breaking15.html|

Pro-Palestinian protest ends in violence at London University
Hurriyet Daily News - Feb 21 at 10:15 GMT Violence erupted yesterday on the campus of the prestigious London School of Economics (LSE) following a pro-Palestinian protest staged by the university's Palestine Society.
http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/pro-palestinian-protest-ends-in-violence-at-
london-university-.aspx?pageID=238&nid=14255
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President makes his first official visit to London
TV3 Ireland - Feb 21 at 9:49 GMT the London Irish Centre in Camden, and meet Irish business and cultural leaders. He will also address the London School of Economics, and meet Lord Coe, who is the president f the Olympic Games organising...
http://www.tv3.ie/article.php?locID=1.2.&article_id=67431|

Más riesgo de recesión por decreto (translate)
Franquicias Hoy - Feb 21 at 9:40 GMT de salarios, que se pare la horrorosa sangría del empleo que estamos sufriendo”, apunta Luis Garicano, de la London School of Economics. “La amenaza más creíble del despido puede inducir a una mayor flexibilidad...
http://www.franquiciashoy.es/resumen-de-prensa/295856/mas-riesgo-de-recesion-por-decreto.htm|

Pro-Palestinian protest ends in violence in London University
Turkish Daily - Feb 21 at 9:32 GMT LONDON - The Beaver Violence erupted yesterday on the campus of the prestigious London School of Economics (LSE) following a pro-Palestinian protest staged by the university's Palestine Society, according...
http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/pro-palestinian-protest-ends-in-violence-in-
london-university-.aspx?pageID=238&nid=14255&NewsCatID=351
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"El feminismo puritano niega lo evidente: ser atractiva te da poder" (translate)
Clarín - Feb 21 at 9:30 GMT hizo una buena manicura, se aplicó una tintura estupenda, adelgazó...¿Y...? Yo, doctora en Sociología en la London School of Economics, tras una vida dedicada a la emancipación de la mujer, le aconsejé aumentar...
http://www.clarin.com/sociedad/feminismo-puritano-niega-evidente-atractiva_0_650335026.html|

Nemții: Atena se bucură de un tratament preferențial (translate)
Money.ro - Feb 21 at 9:09 GMT ineficienţii au de ce să se teamă de concurenţa în sănătate (The Telegraph) Noi cercetări ale London School of Economics arată că un sistem sanitar concurenţial este binevenit. Ar fi o modalitate de eficientizare...
http://www.money.ro/nemprc-c8prc-9bii--atena-se-bucura-de-un-tratament-
preferenprc-c8prc-9bial_1215765.html
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President makes first official trip to London
Newstalk - Feb 21 at 8:56 GMT by his wife Sabina for the trip. The President is sloe set to make a speech at the London School of Economics. However since it is not a State visit President Higgins will not be meeting any members of the
http://www.newstalk.ie/2012/news/president-makes-his-first-official-visit-to-london/|

Irish president visiting London
euronewsweek - RSS - Feb 21 at 7:59 GMT be attending a function at the Irish Centre in Camden. The president will make a speech at the London School of Economics entitled ‘Of public intellectuals, universities and a democratic crisis’. He...
http://www.euronewsweek.com/2012/02/21/irish-president-visiting-london/|

Irish president visits London in his first foreign trip
Channel 4 - Feb 21 at 7:28 GMT and a former professor of political science, he will also giving a lecture on Tuesday evening at the London School of Economics on 'Public Intellectuals, Universities and a Democratic Crisis'. Known for his...
http://www.channel4.com/news/irish-president-visits-london-in-his-first-foreign-trip|

Heartland Institute leak exposes strategies of climate attack machine
The Guardian (21 February 2012)
Article by Bob Ward, policy and communications director at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at LSE.
http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2012/feb/21/heartland-institute-leak-climate-attack|

Charle Dicken's Birthday and the Miserable Economic Reality
TO BHMA, Greek newspaper (21 February 2012)
Article by Dr Theodore Panagiotidis (co-authored with Kostas Milas).
http://www.tovima.gr/opinions/article/?aid=444734&h1=true|

LSE on TV/radio

ITV 1 (21 February 2012)
London Tonight
Tony Travers was interviewed about the London Mayoral candidates.

BBC Radio West Midlands (21 February 2012)
Drivetime
Reference to LSE and Malcolm X.

BBC Asian Network (21 February 2012)
Asian Network Reports
Interview with Rishi Kapoor, who spoke to LSE students about the Indian entertainment industry during India Week 2012.

BBC Radio Manchester (21 February 2012)
Breakfast
LSE is mentioned in a piece about the rise in dementia.

Al Jazeera (17 February 2012)
Frost Over the World
Dr Vasilis Leontitsis gave an interview to Sir David Frost discussing the Greek financial crisis.

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