Friday 14 February 2014

LSE in print

Climate change is here now It could lead to global conflict Yet the politicians squabble
The Guardian, 14/02/2014, p.1, Nicholas Stern
…drive economic growth and avoid the enormous risks of unmanaged climate change.
Nicholas Stern is chair of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the LSE and president of the British Academy.
http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/feb/13/storms-floods-climate-change-upon-us-lord-stern|  

Migration in EU 'has caused strains': Barroso
The Guardian, 14/02/2014, p.21, Nicholas Watt
But the commission president will make clear in a speech to the London School of Economics that he will not compromise on the right of all EU citizens to move across all 28 member states - one of the four founding pillars which guarantees the free movement of labour, capital, goods and services.
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/feb/14/migration-eu-jose-manuel-barroso|  

Have Sweden's permissive parents given birth to a generation of monsters?
The Daily Telegraph, 14/02/2014, p.23, Judith Woods
They famously don’t begin formal education until they are six or seven, something that is oft-cited by educationalists as preferable to our system, under which all children in England must be in full-time education by their fifth birthday. In a letter to The Daily Telegraph last September, a group of leading UK educationalists, including Lord Layard, director of the Well-Being Programme at the London School of Economics and David Whitebread, senior lecturer in psychology of education at Cambridge University, claimed the Scandinavian model ought to be emulated.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/women/mother-tongue/10636279/Have-Swedens-permissive-parents-given-birth-to-a-generation-of-monsters.html|  

Bankia Chief Making Measurable Progress
The Wall Street Journal (Europe), 13/02/2014, p.20, Jeannette Neumann
"He came in with a really strong reputation," said Luis Garicano, a professor of economics and strategy at the London School of Economics. "People were very surprised when he took the job. It looked like a job that could indeed destroy his reputation at the time."
http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB40001424052702304888404579379101624288872?mg=reno64-wsj&url=http%3A%2F%2Fonline.wsj.com%2Farticle%2FSB40001424052702304888404579379101624288872.html|  

LSE online

Bitcoin pode trazer segurança ao sistema
Veja on-line, 14/02/2014
um sistema financeiro mais seguro, barato e eficaz. Garrick Hileman é historiador econômico da London School of Economics (LSE) e fundador do site MacroDigest.com (Tradução: Roseli Honório…
http://veja.abril.com.br/noticia/economia/na-onda-dos-bitcoins|  

Assessing the risks of a Balkan meltdown
Business New Europe, 14/02/2014
James Ker-Lindsay, a senior research fellow focusing on Southeast Europe at the London School of Economics. Whilst the incumbent Serbian administration has reduced its meddling in Bosnia’s...
http://www.bne.eu/story5762|  

Founders make bad CEOs: study
Yahoo!Xtra, 14/02/2014
Athens University of Economics and Business, and John Van Reenen of the London School of Economics . "A mature firm needs to move beyond informal rules, and these may be implemented more effectively...
http://nz.finance.yahoo.com/news/proof-most-founders-bad-ceos-180656586.html|  

Letta oggi al Colle per le dimissioni
Il Sole 24 Ore, 14/02/2014
di Londra anche diversi investitori britannici e poi tenere un discorso alla London School of Economics, spiega il Financial Times online. Fonti palazzo Chigi: nessuna decisione, Letta aspetta...
http://www.ilsole24ore.com/art/notizie/2014-02-13/letta-cancella-visita-londra-e-aspetta-decisioni-direzione-161332.shtml?uuid=ABofkMw|  

Former U.S. ambassador to speak at ASU
San Angelo Standard-Times, 14/02/2014
Hunter is a former Fulbright Scholar who earned his doctorate from the London School of Economics.The speaker program is dedicated to providing ASU students and the community with a broader...
http://www.gosanangelo.com/news/2014/feb/13/former-us-ambassador-to-speak-at-asu/|  

Easing Congestion in Metro Vancouver: Prices Without Subsidies, February 25th
Spacing National, 14/02/2014
since 2005. Raised in Winnipeg, he went on to study at the London School of Economics and is a fellow of the School of Public Policy and Governance at the University of Toronto. Over the past two decades he has been an editorial...
http://spacing.ca/vancouver/2014/02/13/easing-congestion-metro-vancouver-prices-without-subsidies-february-25th/|  

United States extends olive branch to Narendra Modi
Brisbane Times, 14/02/2014
the India coordinator for research on state and local elections for the London School of Economics and Political Science. "When the Indian courts cleared Modi's name in the riots case, it just...
http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/world/united-states-extends-olive-branch-to-narendra-modi-20140214-hvcbf.html|  

SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Did Queen wade into Clegg over flood chaos?
Mail Online UK (Web), 13/02/2014, Sebastian Shakespeare
The Queen returned from Sandringham on Monday to find flood waters had reached properties near Windsor Castle. During a briefing by academics at the London School of Economics in 2008 on the economic turmoil on the international markets, the Queen asked: 'Why did nobody notice it?' One wonders if she used the same words…
http://www.mailonsunday.co.uk/debate/article-2558180/SEBASTIAN-SHAKESPEARE-Did-Queen-wade-Clegg-flood-chaos.html|  

Flooding and storms in UK are clear signs of climate change, says Lord Stern
theguardian.com, 13/02/2014, Conal Urquhart
the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics, noted that Australia has just had its hottest year on record, Argentina one of its worst heatwaves in late December, while parts of Brazil were...
http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/feb/13/flooding-storms-uk-climate-change-lord-stern|  

Bitcoin: have hackers doomed virtual currency?
The Week UK, 13/02/2014
is still up in the air." But Garrick Hileman, from the London School of Economics, who researches alternative currencies, told the BBC that it is too soon to write the new currency off."
http://www.theweek.co.uk/business/bitcoin/57318/bitcoin-have-hackers-doomed-virtual-currency|  

Community leads the way in gay rights, says rabbi
Jewish Chronicle, 13/02/2014, Charlotte Oliver
tracing the history of the Jewish gay community has opened at the London School of Economics. Rainbow Jews, organised by Liberal Judaism, explores the relationship between the Jewish community...
http://www.thejc.com/news/uk-news/115547/community-leads-way-gay-rights-says-rabbi|  

Diez multimillonarios que fueron pobres
El Informador Mexico, 13/02/2014
trabajó como mesero y empleado ferroviario para pagar sus estudios en la London School of Economics. Una vez graduado estuvo un tiempo trabajando en un comercio de venta de souvenirs hasta que..
http://www.informador.com.mx/entretenimiento/2014/512868/6/diez-multimillonarios-que-fueron-pobres.htm|  

Apple veut des iPhone et iPad fabriqués sans "minerais du conflit"
Huffington Post Canada, 13/02/2014
HEC-Montréal, candidat au doctorat en histoire économique, London School of Economics Il n'y aura pas...
http://quebec.huffingtonpost.ca/?utm_hp_ref=canada-quebec&ir=Canada+Quebec|  

Diez multimillonarios que nacieron en pobreza
DIARIO DE COAHUILA, 13/02/2014
trabajó como mesero y empleado ferroviario para pagar sus estudios en la London School of Economics. Una vez graduado estuvo un tiempo trabajando en un comercio de venta de souvenirs hasta que...
http://www.eldiariodecoahuila.com.mx/notas/2014/2/13/diez-multimillonarios-nacieron-pobreza-415079.asp|  

Italian PM to resign after centre-left leader Matteo Renzi calls for new government – as it happened
Blogposts | theguardian.com, 13/02/2014, Graeme Wearden
excellent Fast FT. The visit would have included a lecture at the London School of Economics and meetings with both investors and representatives of the UK government.The cancellation of the visit will add to the sense of uncertainty which has surrounded...
http://www.theguardian.com/business/blog/2014/feb/13/comcast-time-warner-lloyds-italy-letta-renzi-live|  

Umtost und überflutet
Badische Zeitung, 13/02/2014
Haus" sollte dort gebaut werden, meint Bob Ward, einer der Direktoren der London School of Economics. Diese Praxis sei genau die Art von kurzsichtiger Planung, "die Hochwasser zu so einem Problem...
http://www.badische-zeitung.de/nachrichten/ausland/umtost-und-ueberflutet|  

Entérate Diez multimillonarios que nacieron pobres
El Universal World, 13/02/2014, Redacción
trabajó como mesero y empleado ferroviario para pagar sus estudios en la London School of Economics. Una vez graduado estuvo un tiempo trabajando en un comercio de venta de souvenirs hasta que...
http://www.eluniversal.com.mx/finanzas-cartera/2014/multimillonarios-pobres-987356.html|  

Introspecting terrorism beyond conventional approaches
Daily Times, 13/02/2014
of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl was a graduate of the London School of Economics. Hence, while the theory of socio-economic deprivation may be applicable to the ‘foot soldiers’ who...
http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/opinion/14-Feb-2014/introspecting-terrorism-beyond-conventional-approaches|  

Viaje al corazón de la Cientología
Revista Caras, 13/02/2014, Claudia Paz González
un viaje que hizo a Corea del Norte junto a estudiantes del London School of Economics y un camarógrafo de la BBC. La idea era mostrar las restricciones del régimen de Kim Jong-un, pero la experiencia resultó tan potente que decidió convertirla en...
http://www.caras.cl/sociedad/viaje-al-corazon-de-la-cientologia/|  

Lulu app creates an unfair bias
Daily Aztec, 13/02/2014, Briana Alford
For a little historical background, Lulu is an app created by London School of Economics and Politic Science graduate, Alexandra Chong. After a terrible Valentine’s Day date, she was...
http://www.thedailyaztec.com/2014/02/lulu-app-creates-an-unfair-bias/

Here’s Proof That Most Founders Make Bad CEOs
Finance, 13/02/2014, Alison Griswold
Athens University of Economics and Business, and John Van Reenen of the London School of Economics." A mature firm needs to move beyond informal rules, and these may be implemented more effectively by a professional manager," they add. SEE ALSO: ...
http://www.businessinsider.com/founders-make-bad-ceos-2014-2|  
Also in: Yahoo! News Australia

Renzi discorso PD: sfiducia a Letta, "Siamo in una palude, serve una fase nuova"
Leonardo.it, 13/02/2014, Ilaria Zanchetta
prossimi. Letta avrebbe dovuto incontrare la Regina Elisabetta e far visita alla London School of Economics. Confermato, invece, il Consiglio dei Ministri fissato per domani, 14 febbraio.
http://news.leonardo.it/renzi-discorso-pd-sfiducia-a-letta-siamo-in-una-palude-serve-una-fase-nuova/|  
Also in: International Business Times Italy

Lira sterlină, arma Londrei
Romania Libera, 13/02/2014
da" pentru slăbirea Scottish National Party (SNP). Politologul Patrick Dunleavy de la London School of Economics, consideră tactica lui Cameron şi a guvernului său contraproductivă". Londra exercită...
http://www.romanialibera.ro/actualitate/europa/lira-sterlina-arma-londrei-326003.html|  

Manager Magazines and Global present “The Grand Tour”
Manager Magazines, 13/02/2014
Menges Judge Business School Cambridge University PARTICIPATIVE DECISION MAKING Dr Connson Locke London School of Economics ADVANCED NEGOTIATION TECHNIQUES Professor Tim Cullen
http://www.managermagazines.be/in-de-kijker/manager-magazines-global-present-grand-tour|  

Viaje oficial del ministro de Educación, Cultura y Deporte, José Ignacio Wert, al Reino Unido
Andalucía de Hoy, 13/02/2014
trabajo con el Director y el equipo de alta dirección de la London School of Economics and Political Sciences. Esta universidad tiene un alto nivel de internacionalización, tanto en el alumnado...
http://www.andaluciadehoy.com/noticias/educacion/41129-viaje-oficial-del-ministro-de-educacion-cultura-y-deporte-jose-ignacio-wert-al-reino-unido.html|  

Will couples forgo fornication this Valentine’s Day?
Canadian Living, 13/02/2014, Stephanie Zolis
factor? The conveniently timed date reminded me of a study from the London School of Economics that found Thursdays are the best day of the week for coital activities, suggesting 2013 may...
http://www.canadianliving.com/blogs/life/2014/02/13/will-couples-forgo-fornication-this-valentines-day/|  

Sara Menker
BizNis Africa, 13/02/2014, Bontle Moeng
transactions in natural gas. Menker attended Mount Holyoke College and the London School of Economics for her undergraduate studies in Economics and African Studies and received...
http://www.biznisafrica.co.za/sara-menker/|  

Kvotering lyfter kvinnor - hotar mediokra män
Veckans Affarer, 13/02/2014
University, Torsten Persson vid Institutet för internationell ekonomi och Tim Besley vid London School of Economics, ligger bakom studien som visar att kvotering leder till högre kompetens hos...
http://www.va.se/nyheter/man-missar-jamstalldhetsproblematik-610109|  

Fiske PLC Directorate Change
Financial Times, 13/02/2014
Philosophy and Economics from Oxford University and has an MSc from the London School of Economics, he is also an FCA approved person. Alexander's career to date has covered both financial services...
http://announce.ft.com/Detail/?DocKey=1323-11864242-6AOI7T75NDF2LIFRKV152JDTNI|  

Universities stand to benefit in recessions, new research shows
Finchannel.com, 13/02/2014
talented graduates compared to the private sector, shows new research from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). In tough financial times the stability of the academic...
http://finchannel.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=129795&Itemid=99999999|  

Smartphones and tablets offer children more online opportunities, but expose them to more risks
Finchannel.com, 13/02/2014
report from Net Children Go Mobile, a research project co-ordinated by the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE). The report finds that 51 per cent of children own a smartphone...
http://finchannel.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=129793&Itemid=99999999|  

A lottónyertesek a jobboldalra pártolnak
Ootvenentul.hu, 13/02/2014
állapította meg egy brit-ausztrál tanulmány. hirdetés A Nattavudh Powdthavee (Melbourne-i Egyetem és London School of Economics), valamint Andrew Oswald (Warwicki Egyetem) professzo...
http://www.otvenentul.hu/penzugyek/82162|  

Vatican cardinal challenges economists to develop ‘economy of inclusion'
Catholic World News, 13/02/2014
develop ‘economy of inclusion’ CWN - February 13, 2014 Speaking at the London School of Economics, the president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace challenged his audience...
http://www.catholicculture.org/news/headlines/index.cfm?storyid=20474|  

Comment Londres veut appliquer une pression monétaire sur l'Ecosse
Le Monde, 13/02/2014
2013, rappelle l'AFP.CHANTAGEPour le politologue Patrick Dunleavy de la London School of Economics, Downing Street n'a toutefois pas de quoi s'affoler. Et la détermination du gouvernement...
http://www.lemonde.fr/europe/article/2014/02/13/londres-menace-edimbourg-de-lui-retirer-la-livre-sterling-en-cas-d-independance_4365524_3214.html|  

Demografische Entwicklung: Absage an den Untergang
Die Zeit - ZEIT ONLINE, 13/02/2014, Reiner Klingholz
allen. "Der Rückgang der Kinderzahlen", schreibt der Bevölkerungsforscher Timothy Dyson von der London School of Economics, "befreit Frauen von der Haushaltsdomäne, sodass sie immer mehr ein...
http://www.zeit.de/2014/07/szenario-schrumpfende-weltbevoelkerung|  

Things To Do In London Today: Thursday 13 February 2014
Londonist, 13/02/2014
PUBLIC DEBATE : Following on from the Leveson inquiry, this debate at London School of Economics looks at whether the ethics of the media are suitable for today’s society. Free, just turn up (arrive early to avoid disappointment), 6.30pm SECRET...
http://londonist.com/2014/02/things-to-do-in-london-today-thursday-13-february-2014.php|  

LSE on TV/radio

News
UK Radio Magic Manchester, 14/02/2014
Radio presenter mentions closure of LSE due to students protesting against steel security gates in a discussion of events that happened in 1969.

News
Sky News, 13/02/2014
Mention of Nicholas Stern’s piece for The Guardian on climate change.

News
BBC Radio Humberside, 13/02/2014
Local resident mentions LSE in discussion about a new wind turbine.
Also on:
BBC Radio Lincolnshire, 13/02/2014

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