Friday 07 February 2014

LSE in print

Labour must not sign up to Osborne's destructive plan
The Guardian, 07/02/2014, p.31, Polly Toynbee
centres and children's centres, with more libraries and swimming pools gone. Mayor Joe Anderson says: "If I could protect these services in any way, I would." Tony Travers of the LSE says the tipping point comes soon. Until now Ipsos Mori finds most people still satis-fied with local services as councils hold on to what the public sees - libraries,
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/feb/07/labour-must-not-sign-up-to-osbornes-cuts|  

The tenacious mavericks who stick with their inventions
Financial Times, 07/02/2014, p.12, Andrew Bounds
adopted the same process. In fact, carbon fibre itself might not have become widely used had it not been for persistent mavericks, says Sir Geoffrey Owen, senior fellow at the London School of Economics. After an initial boom in the 1980s its use tailed off because of defence cuts. But in Japan, producers persisted with trying to refine it and
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/5b0966f0-8e7b-11e3-98c6-00144feab7de.html#axzz2scayZXzq| (£)

Bronies, Whovians and Snapewives: is pop culture creating genuine online religions?
Telegraph Blogs, 06/02/2014, p.1, Unattributed
Dude from The movie Big Lebowski.These movements were among plenty being discussed this weekend at the Minority Religions conference hosted at the research institute Inform, which is based at the London School of Economics. Inform is a world leader in understanding and documenting new and emerging trends in belief. Over the last few years, they've recorded a dramatic increase in
http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/technology/jamiebartlett/100012300/bronies-whovians-and-snapewives-is-pop-culture-creating-genuine-online-religions/|  

Alex Johnson
The Independent, 07/02/2014, p.46, Unattributed
market are starting to move their attention beyond London to the regions where, as our index shows, yields are higher." WIND FARMS AND PROPERTY RATES A new study by the London School of Economics due out later this month is expected to show that house values near large wind farms have fallen by around 11 per cent over the last

Rental revolution about to arrive, as help-to-buy puts more people on the ladder
i (The paper for today), 07/02/2014, p.46, Alex Johnson
market are starting to move their attention beyond London to the regions where, as our index shows, yields are higher." Wind farms and property rates A new study by the London School of Economics due out later this month is expected to show that house values near large wind farms have fallen by around 11 per cent over the last

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No 1. push to Presi
Calcutta Telegraph, 07/02/2014
t be a hurdle in achieving that goal. “Harvard, Cambridge and the London School of Economics are among the best institutes in the world. Why can’t we upgrade Presidency to the level of these...
http://www.telegraphindia.com/1140207/jsp/calcutta/story_17909717.jsp|

Most Kids On Social Media By Age 10
Media Post, 06/02/2014, Erik Sass
October 2012, a survey of over 25,000 European kids by the London School of Economics’ EU Kids Online project found that 28% of British children ages 9-10 have a profile onan online social network...
http://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/219025/most-kids-on-social-media-by-age-10.html|  

Smart money seizes Fischer ’98 notes amid emerging contagion
Malaysia Edge, 07/02/2014
Reset (Feb 7): In October 2001, Stanley Fischer traveled to the London School of Economics to speak on the lessons of his seven years battling turmoil in emerging markets as the International...
http://www.theedgemalaysia.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=274314&Itemid=79|  

More evidence that capitalism never solves its crises
ROAR Magazine Pinboard (recent), 07/02/2014
not on the voting ballot.Jerome Roos studied International Political Economy at the London School of Economics and is currently a PhD candidate at the European University Institute, where his research focuses on the structural power of finance capital...
http://roarmag.org/2014/01/david-harvey-theory-capitalist-crisis/|  

A dynamic model of patient consent to sharing of medical record data
British Medical Journal, February 2014
Edgar Whitley letter re patients views on sharing confidential health data with researchers.
http://www.bmj.com/content/348/bmj.g1294?ijkey=60OlDLDjjTDuCXq&keytype=ref|  

Pinoy UK gov't scholars hope to give back to Philippines
ABS-CBN News, 07/02/2014
Meanwhile, at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and the London School of Economics and Political Science, Dr. Donn Mc Angelo Valdez is exploring ways to improve the Philippines...
http://www.abs-cbnnews.com/global-filipino/02/07/14/pinoy-uk-govt-scholars-hope-give-back-philippines|  

Engaged in a journey with God
ChurchTimes, 07/02/2014, Trystan Owain Hughes
London. In 1991, he was appointed Professor in International History at the London School of Economics, and is now Professor Emeritus. He has written biographies of General Franco (1995) and...
http://www.churchtimes.co.uk/articles/2014/7-february/reviews/reading-groups/engaged-in-a-journey-with-god|  

More jobs, better jobs needed in economic recovery
Joseph Rountree Foundation, 07/02/2014
the Institute for Employment Research at the University of Warwick, and the London School of Economics, finds that economic growth does not automatically lead to poverty reduction. The quality...
http://www.jrf.org.uk/media-centre/more-jobs-better-jobs-needed-economic-recovery|  

Cities, growth and poverty: evidence review
Joseph Rountree Foundation, 07/02/2014
Research at the University of Warwick and Professor Andrés Rodríguez-Pose from the London School of Economics.
http://www.jrf.org.uk/publications/cities-growth-and-poverty-evidence-review|  

'Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit'
Japan Times, 06/02/2014
reboot — takes all of about 10 minutes. A student at the London School of Economics, Ryan (Chris Pine, star of the “Star Trek” reboot) patriotically enlists in the Marines after 9/11. Injured...
http://www.japantimes.co.jp/culture/2014/02/06/films/jack-ryan-shadow-recruit/#.UvSV_iJFDGg|  

Sefi Atta’s novel about a Nigerian in London is a thoughtful portrait of the African diaspora
Abu Dhabi National, 06/02/2014
raised in Lagos, educated at a boarding school in England, then the London School of Economics ? succulently puts it, African novels are ?too exotic? for her; they?re ?meant for western readers...
http://www.thenational.ae/arts-culture/books/sefi-attas-novel-about-a-nigerian-in-london-is-a-thoughtful-portrait-of-the-african-diaspora|  

Section 60: a most draconian stop-and-search law that plays to police prejudice
theguardian.com, 06/02/2014, Rachel Taylor
mistrust and resentment of the police are extremely damaging. Indeed, the Guardian/ LSE study of the August 2011 riots noted that the "focus of much resentment was police use of stop and search".The court's refusal to engage with such issues thus...
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/feb/06/section-60-draconian-stop-and-search-police-prejudice|  

UKIP set to beat Conservatives in by-election (Reuters)
Yahoo! News Australia, 06/02/2014, Suzanne Plunkett, Kylie MacLellan 
Farage speaks during an event entitled "These European Elections Matter" at the London School of Economics (LSE) in London January 23, 2014.
http://au.news.yahoo.com/a/21310909/ukip-set-to-beat-conservatives-in-by-election/|  

Robin Mizrahi, avocat de premier plan spécialisé en financement de projets, rejoint le bureau londonien de Baker Botts
PR Newswire UK, 06/02/2014
Il est diplômé de l'Université libre de Bruxelles et de la London School of Economics and Political Science . De plus amples informations sur le bureau de Londres de Baker Botts sont disponibles...
http://www.prnewswire.co.uk/news-releases/robin-mizrahi-avocat-de-premier-plan-specialise-en-financement-de-projets-rejoint-le-bureau-londonien-de-baker-botts-243997351.html|  

Lottery wins make people ‘more right-wing’
Irish Times, 06/02/2014
to favour conservative right-wing ideas. Humans are creatures of flexible ethics,” the London School of Economics declared. Winning a few thousand pounds in the lottery, just like finishing...
http://www.irishtimes.com/news/social-affairs/lottery-wins-make-people-more-right-wing-1.1682174|  

ONLY 20 PERCENT OF FARMING SECTOR HAS ACCESS TO BANK FACILITY: ISLAMIC BANKING TO FOCUS ON AGRICULTURE AS WELL
Hispanic Business Magazine, 06/02/2014
1990 to July, 1995. Holding Masters Degree in Finance and Accounting from London School of Economics (LSE), Mr. Saeed has attended a number of seminars, conferences and courses abroad including Credit Evaluation Program at Chase Manhattan, Islamic...
http://www.hispanicbusiness.com/2014/2/6/only_20_percent_of_farming_sector.htm|  

Leading Project Finance Lawyer Robin Mizrahi Joins Baker Botts in London
Channel 8 Eyewitness News, 06/02/2014
He is a graduate of the Universite libre de Bruxelles and The London School of Economics and Political Science.Additional information about the London office of Baker Botts is available here...
http://www.klkntv.com/story/24652211/leading-project-finance-lawyer-robin-mizrahi-joins-baker-botts-in-london|  

Leading Project Finance Lawyer Robin Mizrahi Joins Baker Botts in London PR Newswire
Yahoo! Finance, 06/02/2014
He is a graduate of the Universite libre de Bruxelles and The London School of Economics and Political Science. Additional information about the London office of Baker Botts is available here...
http://finance.yahoo.com/news/leading-project-finance-lawyer-robin-150000478.html|  

UBS appoints Gaurav Mehta as I-Banking Head
Business Standard India, 06/02/2014
career with HSBC in London after receiving a Masters degree from the London School of Economics in 2001. As reported by Business Standard first, Ravi Shankar, managing director and head of investment...
http://www.business-standard.com/article/companies/ubs-appoints-gaurav-mehta-as-i-banking-head-114020601252_1.html|  

10 Indians Holding Top Post At Global Corporations
Silicon India, 06/02/2014
ranked among the top universities in world leaving behind the likes of London School of Economics and Manchester Business School. And Indian talent is in demand like never before. Lets meet 10...
http://www.siliconindia.com/news/business/10-Indians-Holding-Top-Post-At-Global-Corporations-nid-160830-cid-3.html|  

Ukip's John Upex Resigns To 'Avoid Embarrassing Party' ... But Adds Down's Syndrome Babies Should Be Aborted
UK News on The Huffington Post, 06/02/2014, Charlotte Meredith 
INTO THE WORLD: Ukip Are BornUkip was founded in 1993 by LSE professor Alan Sked in opposition to the
http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2014/02/06/ukip-john-upex-resigns_n_4737108.html|  

'Nederland uit de EU is kinderpraat'
Het Parool, 06/02/2014
Niemand kan zoiets zeggen!', zegt De Grauwe, die verbonden is aan de London School of Economics. 'Als iemand mij genoeg betaalt, kan ik het omgekeerde bewijzen. Maar dat is een boutade, dat zal...
http://www.parool.nl/parool/nl/224/BINNENLAND/article/detail/3591663/2014/02/06/Nederland-uit-de-EU-is-kinderpraat.dhtml|  

More Questions About PIMCO in the Post El-Erian Era
Yahoo! Finance, 06/02/2014
an El-Erian-like background: She holds a Ph.D. in economics from the London School of Economics, boasts years of experience at both the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, and has...
http://finance.yahoo.com/news/more-questions-pimco-post-el-120000117.html|  

More Questions About PIMCO in the Post El-Erian Era
Morningstar.com, 06/02/2014, Eric Jacobson
an El-Erian-like background: She holds a Ph.D. in economics from the London School of Economics, boasts years of experience at both the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, and has...
http://news.morningstar.com/articlenet/article.aspx?id=633964|  

More Questions About PIMCO in the Post El-Erian Era
Yahoo! Canada, 06/02/2014
an El-Erian-like background: She holds a Ph.D. in economics from the London School of Economics, boasts years of experience at both the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, and has...
http://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/more-questions-pimco-post-el-120000117.html|  

Not all NGOs are bogus (Part I)
Philippine Star, 06/02/2014
society that government has failed to deal with. David Lewis of the London School of Economics and Political Science sees the emergence of non-government organizations (NGOs) as a way to hasten...
http://www.philstar.com/education-and-home/2014/02/06/1287206/not-all-ngos-are-bogus-part-i|  

Seoul mayor: Korea's self-styled 'social designer'
Asiaone, 06/02/2014
activities blossomed. While studying for a law diploma at the UK's London School of Economics and Political Science and working as a guest researcher at Harvard University in the US in the...
http://news.asiaone.com/news/asia/seoul-mayor-koreas-self-styled-social-designer|  

Janet Yellen: une Merkel américaine?
Yahoo! France Finance, 06/02/2014
le suit à Londres où il est nommé professeur à la prestigieuse London School of Economics. La roue a tourné Depuis la roue a tourné dans la famille et la carrière de Janet fut menée tambour...
http://fr.finance.yahoo.com/actualites/janet-yellen-merkel-am%c3%a9ricaine-111950853.html|  

Janet Yellen: une Merkel américaine?
La Tribune, 06/02/2014
le suit à Londres où il est nommé professeur à la prestigieuse London School of Economics. La roue a tourné Depuis la roue a tourné dans la famille et la carrière de Janet fut menée tambour...
http://www.latribune.fr/opinions/tribunes/20140206trib000813966/janet-yellen-une-merkel-americaine.html|  

Decreto Bankitalia. "Sarà costoso per i contribuenti"
WallStreet Italia, 06/02/2014
per parlare, insieme al finanziere renziano Davide Serra, con gli studenti della London School of Economics. Quello che riguarda la Banca d’Italia "è un problema di costi e di spesa per il...
http://www.wallstreetitalia.com/article.aspx?IdPage=1663973|  

'Nederland uit de EU is kinderpraat'
Trouw, 06/02/2014 
Niemand kan zoiets zeggen!', zegt De Grauwe, die verbonden is aan de London School of Economics. 'Als iemand mij genoeg betaalt, kan ik het omgekeerde bewijzen. Maar dat is een boutade, dat zal...
http://www.trouw.nl/tr/nl/4492/Nederland/article/detail/3591663/2014/02/06/Nederland-uit-de-EU-is-kinderpraat.dhtml|  

'Nederland uit de EU is onzin'
De Telegraaf, 06/02/2014 
Niemand kan zoiets zeggen!”, zegt De Grauwe, die verbonden is aan de London School of Economics. „Als iemand mij genoeg betaalt, kan ik het omgekeerde bewijzen. Maar dat is een boutade, dat zal...
http://www.telegraaf.nl/buitenland/22275005/___Nederland_uit_de_EU_is_onzin___.html?cid=rss|  

Asì afectará su bolsillo el dólar por encima de $2.000
La Patria Colombia, 06/02/2014
hacer un pregrado o un posgrado en universidades como Hardvard, Oxford o London School of Economics puede suponer grandes beneficios para su carrera, como lo muestra el estudio que realizó la...
http://www.lapatria.com/economia/asi-afectara-su-bolsillo-el-dolar-por-encima-de-2000-54437|  

Reacties: 'Europa-rapport PVV niet serieus te nemen'
De Stentor, 06/02/2014
Niemand kan zoiets zeggen!'', zegt De Grauwe, die verbonden is aan de London School of Economics. ,,Als iemand mij genoeg betaalt, kan ik het omgekeerde bewijzen. Maar dat is een boutade, dat...
http://www.destentor.nl/algemeen/binnenland/reacties-europa-rapport-pvv-niet-serieus-te-nemen-1.4208379|  

Así afectará su bolsillo el dólar por encima de $2.000
La Patria Colombia, 06/02/2014
hacer un pregrado o un posgrado en universidades como Hardvard, Oxford o London School of Economics puede suponer grandes beneficios para su carrera, como lo muestra el estudio que realizó la...
http://www.lapatria.com/economia/asi-afectara-su-bolsillo-el-dolar-por-encima-de-2000-54437|  

Juifs, Marocains et influents. Capitaines d’entreprise
Telquel, 06/02/2014
Paris puis à Stanford pour Yoel, et à Sciences Po Paris, la London School of Economics et la Harvard Business School pour Michael. Ils ont gravi rapidement les échelons pour devenir à partir...
http://www.telquel-online.com/content/juifs-marocains-et-influents-capitaines-d%E2%80%99entreprise|  

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