Wednesday 19 February 2014

LSE in print

Amenaza inequidada la democracia
Reforma (Mexico), 16/02/2014, p.6-8
Craig Calhoun discusses inequality and worldwide competition for resources.
http://www.reforma.com/libre/acceso/acceso_rd.shtm?urlredirect=http://www.reforma.com/edicionimpresa/aplicacionei/pagina.html?seccion=revistar&fecha=20140216| (£)

BBC is being run like a bank about to fail, says City chief
The Times (Ireland), 19/02/2014, p.6, Alex Spence
The BBC Trust has been an "indefensible failure" and should be scrapped, according to a City grandee. Sir Howard Davies, the former head of the Financial Services Authority and the London School of Economics, compared the BBC's governance to that of the hapless banks that failed during the financial crisis and said that a lack of accountability had made recent
http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/medianews/article4009665.ece| (£)

BBC is being run like a bank about to fail, says City chief
The Times, 19/02/2014, p.6, Alex Spence
The BBC Trust has been an "indefensible failure" and should be scrapped, according to a City grandee. Sir Howard Davies, the former head of the Financial Services Authority and the London School of Economics, compared the BBC's governance to that of the hapless banks that failed during the financial crisis and said that a lack of accountability had made recent
http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/medianews/article4009665.ece| (£)

France acts as big test for welfare state
International New York Times, 19/02/2014, p.2, Katrin Bennhold
parallel currencies: one for the prudent northern half of the bloc, the other for the Latin south. ''France,'' he asserted, ''belongs to the south.'' Mr. Pissarides, a professor at the London School of Economics, was not referring to the fact that the French president, François Hollande, had just been caught having a rather Latin love affair with an actress. Rather,
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/19/world/europe/france-and-the-fate-of-the-european-welfare-state.html?_r=0|  

Let schools compete and students will be winners
Financial Times, 19/02/2014, p.13, Gabriel Sahlgren; Julian Le Grand
with the highest grades is not the right way to improve. The writers are respectively research director of the Centre for Market Reform of Education and a professor at the London School of Economics Exploiting an accident of history, economists find compelling evidence that competition between schools lifts grades
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/f2de1b2c-98b4-11e3-8503-00144feab7de.html| (£)

LABOUR'S CHILD SEX APOLOGISTS
Daily Mail, 19/02/2014, p.6, Guy Adams
did actively (or 'implacably') to oppose PIE is, however, open to question. I have explored the archives of internal NCCL documents held at both the University of Hull and the London School of Economics, seeking to trace the real history of its relationship with the paedophile lobby of the Seventies. These papers suggest that the two organisations and their leaders
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2562555/Labours-child-sex-apologists-How-three-partys-senior-figures-campaigned-vile-paedophile-group-probed-police-abusing-children-industrial-scale.html|  

THE TRUTH ABOUT LABOUR APOLOGISTS FOR PAEDOPHILIA
Daily Mail, 19/02/2014, p.1, Guy Adams; Michael Seamark
extraordinary links between PIE and the NCCL - now the respected pressure group Liberty - emerge in archives of internal NCCL documents held at the University of Hull and the London School of Economics. The reviled Paedophile Information Exchange was formed in the early 1970s and openly campaigned to legalise child sex. Despite public outrage, the twisted pressure group campaigned
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2562518/The-truth-Labour-apologists-paedophilia-Police-probe-child-sex-group-linked-party-officials-wake-Savile.html| 

LSE online

Let schools compete and students will be winners
FT.com (Web), 18/02/2014, Unattributed
country with the highest grades is not the right way to improve. The writers are respectively research director of the Centre for Market Reform of Education and a professor at the London School of Economics
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/f2de1b2c-98b4-11e3-8503-00144feab7de.html| (£)

'A Learning Chip for every child'
guardian.co.uk (Web), 18/02/2014, Peter Wilby
were therefore bound to fail – angry students besieged his office in California. The renowned psychologist Hans Eysenck, who backed Jensen, was punched on the nose while lecturing at the London School of Economics. The controversy exploded again in the 1990s when the Harvard psychology professor Richard Herrnstein and political scientist Charles Murray published their book The Bell Curve, which stated
http://www.theguardian.com/education/2014/feb/18/psychologist-robert-plomin-says-genes-crucial-education|  

The truth about Labour apologists for paedophilia: Police probe child sex group linked to top party officials in wake of Savile
Mail Online UK (Web), 19/02/2014, Guy Adams
for almost a decade, from 1970 to 1979. The extraordinary links between PIE and the NCCL emerge in archives of internal NCCL documents held at the University of Hull and the London School of Economics. PIE’s campaigning in the 1970s caused public outrage. The group’s members did not present themselves as child abusers but as ‘child lovers’ keen to ‘liberate’ children from
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2562555/Labours-child-sex-apologists-How-three-partys-senior-figures-campaigned-vile-paedophile-group-probed-police-abusing-children-industrial-scale.html|
 
Take our quiz on the Rolling Stones
Khaleej Times, 19/02/2014
JAGGER -70 Born into a middle-class family, Michael Jagger attended the prestigious London School of Economics in his teens and dreamed of becoming a journalist or a politician. This all changed...
http://www.khaleejtimes.com/citytimes/inside.asp?xfile=/data/citytimes/2014/February/citytimes_February150.xml&section=citytimes|&  

Mandela por J. Carlin, Felipe Gozález, el Pulitzer Jared Diamond, G. Orwell y la familia Pinochet son algunas novedades de DEBATE.
NE | Noticias Editoriales, 18/02/2014, Vero Brollo
Review of BooksDavid Stevenson es profesor de Historia Internacional en la London School of Economics and Political Science. Especialista en la Primera Guerra Mundial, ha publicado varios libros sobre el conflicto. El más reciente, With Our Backs...
http://www.noticiaseditoriales.com/2013/12/mandela-por-j-carlin-felipe-gozalez-el.html|  

Lodha Group acquires second London asset for $150M
VC Circle, 19/02/2014
the property called New Court, located on Carey Street next to the London School of Economics and Royal Courts of Justice, from West End of London Property Unit Trust. The total land area is...
http://www.vccircle.com/news/real-estate/2014/02/19/lodha-group-acquires-second-london-asset-150m|  
Also in: Hindu Business Line, India Infoline, Smart Investor, India Everyday.

Just what is in Coke’s secret recipe?
Adelaide Now, 19/02/2014
quality,” says social psychologist and marketing expert Ben Voyer, lecturer at the London School of Economics. “A typical consumer would think that it must be a valuable product if they are doing...
http://www.adelaidenow.com.au/business/companies/cocacolas-secret-recipe-keeps-company-afloat-in-tough-times/story-fnkjkokr-1226831537411|  
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No se puede rebatir indefinidamente la verdad acerca del criminal baño de sangre de Iraq
La Haine, 19/02/2014
día siguiente del programa de Harvey, 'Today' “refutó” con Toby Dodge del London School of Economics, ex asesor del general Petraeus, uno de los artífices de los desastres de Iraq y Afganistán...
http://www.lahaine.org/index.php?blog=3&p=75438|  

Najib to deliver speech at economic summit
New Straits Times, 19/02/2014
Dr Munir Majid, who is also a senior visiting fellow at the London School of Economics, former human resources minister and former dean of University Malaya's economics faculty Tan Sri Dr Fong...
http://www.nst.com.my/nation/general/najib-to-deliver-speech-at-economic-summit-1.487536|  

Elhanan Helpman wins the BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award for explaining how the behavior of firms and investments shapes the global marketplace
Reuters, 18/02/2014
Pompeu Fabra University ( Spain ); Albrecht Ritschl , Professor of Economic History at the London School of Economics ( United Kingdom ); and Jean Tirole , Chairman of the Board of the Fondation...
http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/02/18/bbva-elhananhelpman-idUSnPnDAsJTkv+16c+PRN20140218|  
Also in: Reforma Internet, Detroit D, Sector Laboral Internetciudad, Excélsior, Internet Ciudad, La Prensa Internet.com, ADVFN India, Notrix.info, WLTZ 38, AZ-TV7, KUSI.com, GTN News, 3 WRCB-TV, Alabamas13, Kuam News 89&10 News.

Pensiones: la ética nunca está de más
América Economía, 18/02/2014
algo más de riesgo. Algunos economistas, como Sony Kapoor, profesor de la London School of Economics, consideran que el fondo debería invertir en mercados emergentes para beneficiarse del crecimiento...
http://americaeconomia.com/analisis-opinion/pensiones-la-etica-nunca-esta-de-mas|  

Do Syria, Iraq and Lebanon Still Exist?
Lebanon Wire, 19/02/2014
Conflict (Continuum, 2011). Spyer holds a PhD in International Relations from the London School of Economics and an MA in Middle East Politics from the School of Oriental and African...
http://www.lebanonwire.com/1402MLN/14021702TT.asp|  

Học bổng chương trình phổ thông tại London
VnExpress, 19/02/2014
sinh, sinh viên trong số này đã đến học tại Oxford, Cambridge, London School of Economics và những trường y hàng đầu Anh quốc. Năm 2012, 71% sinh viên của trường đạt điểm A* - B trong kỳ thi...
http://doisong.vnexpress.net/tin-tuc/du-hoc/hoc-bong-chuong-trinh-pho-thong-tai-london-2952958.html|  

Najib to address Bernama-ASLI economic summit and dialogue
New Sarawak Tribune, 19/02/2014
Sri Dr Munir Majid, who is also a Senior Visiting Fellow at London School of Economics; former Human Resources Minister and former Dean of University Malaya’s Economics Faculty Tan Sri Dr Fong...
http://www.newsarawaktribune.com/news/21091/Najib-to-address-Bernama-ASLI-economic-summit-and-dialogue/|  

2/19/2014: HTEDUCATION: INDIAN SCHOOL OF BUSINESS & FINANCE INVITES APPLICATIONS
Hindustan Times, 19/02/2014
with academic direction from London School of Economics & Political
http://paper.hindustantimes.com/epaper/viewer.aspx|  

Giver and the Gift: How a recruiter charitably went to the aid of the SOS Project
Spear's, 19/02/2014
and Chairman of Egon Zehnder International The Grumbar file After Charterhouse, the London School of Economics and INSEAD, John Grumbar spent ten years in the securities industry, becoming...
http://www.spearswms.com/news/giver-and-the-gift-how-a-recruiter-went-to-the-aid-of-the-sos-project-4179751#.UwRpzyJFDGg|  

Kazakh Bank Run Apparently Latest To Be Fueled By Social Media
New Iraqi Dinar Exchange Rate, 19/02/2014
Beckett, who tracks social media as a professor of journalism at the London School of Economics. “And financial and banking services are particularly vulnerable to very short-term shocks when there is gossip or a rumor.” Learning Curve The...
http://newiraqidinarexchangerate.com/kazakh-bank-run-apparently-latest-to-be-fueled-by-social-media/|  

Call for nurses to clock-in with hand scanners
Nursing Times, 19/02/2014, Jo Stephenson
each year, according to a new report. The study, published by the London School of Economics ( LSE), estimates more than £71m could be saved annually by introducing automated time-keeping...
http://www.nursingtimes.net/nursing-practice/clinical-zones/management/call-for-nurses-to-clock-in-with-hand-scanners/5067964.article?blocktitle=News&contentID=4385|  

EU-Wahl 2014: Schritt zur Demokratisierung der EU?: Ein Gesicht macht noch keine Demokratie
The European - Neuste Beitraege, , 19/02/2014, Achim Hurrelmann
eloquent vertritt diese These der britische Politikwissenschaftler Simon Hix, der an der London School of Economics lehrt. Er behauptet, das Demokratiedefizit der EU sei weniger auf institutionelle Mängel zurückzuführen als auf das Fehlen von politischem...
http://www.theeuropean.de/achim-hurrelmann--3/8023-eu-wahl-2014-schritt-zur-demokratisierung-der-eu--2|  

Favoured management strategy of UK businesses ‘fatally flawed’
Economic Voice, 19/02/2014
John Van Reenen, Director of the Centre for Economic Performance at the London School of Economics and Political Science. • Managing for sustainable employee engagement by Dr Rachel Lewis, Lecturer...
http://www.economicvoice.com/favoured-management-strategy-of-uk-businesses-fatally-flawed/|  

Affirmative action for the advantaged?
The Express Tribune, 18/02/2014
comple¬te merit system. The writer is a PhD Economics student at the London School of Economics and Political Science Intellectuals of all ages have romanticised the idea of the natural...
http://tribune.com.pk/story/673348/affirmative-action-for-the-advantaged/|  

COLUMNA: El declive de la clase media
IPS Agencia de Noticias, 18/02/2014, Roberto Savio
de los ingresos, está desapareciendo rápidamente. Según un estudio realizado por la London School of Economics, dentro de 16 años habremos retrocedido al grado de desigualdad social de los tiempos de la reina Victoria (1837-1901). Todo esto...
http://www.ipsnoticias.net/2014/02/columna-el-declive-de-la-clase-media/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=columna-el-declive-de-la-clase-media|  

Le archistar valgono 19 piani in più
Informazione.it, 18/02/2014
18/02/2014 - 16.45 - La London School of Economics ha calcolato che la firma di un'archistar sul progetto di un grattacielo vale mediamente 19 piani in più della firma di un comunissimo collega...
http://www.informazione.it/a/C4C01141-4317-43E2-8147-11BA5C770AAB/Le-archistar-valgono-19-piani-in-piu|  

IAOP Honors Outsourcing Hall of Fame Inductees
Latest News from Philippines Online Journal, 18/02/2014
Professor in Technology Work and Globalization at the Department of Management at London School of Economics and Political Science were honored today during an awards luncheon at The 2014 Outsourcing World Summit in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. "IAOP...
http://mabuhay.ulitzer.com/node/2974222|  
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4 Traders.

Antibiotic Research and Development in the Age of Superbugs (Part 2)
Huffington Post, 18/02/2014, Tim Fothergill PhD
the research and development of new antibiotics. A 2011 study from the London School of Economics estimated that a new antibiotic could be expected to LOSE a company an average of $50 million...
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/tim-fothergill-phd/antibiotic-research_b_4784234.html?utm_hp_ref=healthy-living&ir=Healthy+Living|  

IEB, in partnership with WSBI, launches the first international initiative to build a more responsible financial system
Business Wire, 18/02/2014
centre focused in financial formation that have a collaborative agreement with the London School of Economics (LSE) and Wharton School. February 18, 2014 01:08 PM Eastern...
http://www.enhancedonlinenews.com/portal/site/eon/permalink/?ndmViewId=news_view&newsId=20140218006557&newsLang=en&permalinkExtra=IEB-partnership-WSBI-launches-international-initiative-build|  

A taste of the Ivy League
The Statesman, 18/02/2014
She has also pursued courses at the University of California, Berkeley, the London School of Economics and the Indian School of Business. Excerpts: Considering your educational expertise, what...
http://www.thestatesman.net/news/39969-a-taste-of-the-ivy-league.html|  

Anfitriones en el universo del máster
Noticias.com, 18/02/2014
alumno disfrutará también de una estadía que completa el programa en la London School of Economics (Londres). El precio ronda los 20.000 euros.NebrijaLa Universidad Nebrija, a través de su...
http://www.noticias.com/anfitriones-en-el-universo-del-master.2277729|  

El declive de la clase media
Diario Digital RD, 18/02/2014, Diana Cariboni
de los ingresos, está desapareciendo rápidamente.Según un estudio realizado por la London School of Economics, dentro de 16 años habremos retrocedido al grado de desigualdad social de los tiempos...
http://diariodigital.com.do/articulo.php?id=33988|  
COLUMNA: El declive de la clase media
Tendencias 21, 18/02/2014
http://www.tendencias21.net/COLUMNA-El-declive-de-la-clase-media_a31020.html|  

HAY EQUIPO, nueva colección de Literatura infantil y Fútbol de NORMA-KAPELUSZ
NE | Noticias Editoriales, 18/02/2014, Vero Bollo
Di Tella. Estudió economía en la Universidad de Buenos Aires, en la London School of Economics y en Columbia University, en Nueva York, donde vivió siete años. Enseñó en instituciones argentinas y del exterior. Es consultor de organismos internacionales...
http://www.noticiaseditoriales.com/2014/01/hay-equipo-nueva-coleccion-de.html|  

Kazakh Bank Run Apparently Latest To Be Fueled By Social Media
Radio Free Europe, 18/02/2014
Beckett, who tracks social media as a professor of journalism at the London School of Economics. "And financial and banking services are particularly vulnerable to very short-term shocks when...
http://www.rferl.org/content/kazakhstan-bank-run-social-media/25268463.html|  

Buying into Bitcoin
Economia, 18/02/2014
and more effective financial system. Garrick Hileman, an economic historian at the London School of Economics, is the founder of MacroDigest.com
http://economia.icaew.com/opinion/february-2014/buying-into-bitcoin|  

"Somos os pioneiros de uma nova era", diz Anthony Giddens
Exame.com, 18/02/2014
primeiro-ministro britânico Tony Blair.Quando ainda ocupava o cargo de diretor da London School of Economics, Giddens lançou as bases de uma nova vertente política, batizada de Terceira Via...
http://exame.abril.com.br/revista-exame/edicoes/1056/noticias/somos-os-pioneiros-de-uma-nova-era|  

Anfitriones en el universo del máster
Cinco Días, 18/02/2014
alumno disfrutará también de una estadía que completa el programa en la London School of Economics (Londres). El precio ronda los 20.000 euros.NebrijaLa Universidad Nebrija, a través de su...
http://cincodias.com/cincodias/2014/02/18/economia/1392741737_443221.html|  

Alex Daley is Interviewed on Bloomberg Surveillance
NewsOK.com, 18/02/2014
on late Marx's exertion theory, this is Meghnad Desai of the London School of Economics, and you came out of Karl Marx and before Lenin, there was this whole idea that if a system just works...
http://newsok.com/alex-daley-is-interviewed-on-bloomberg-surveillance/article/feed/652674?custom_click=rss|  

”Enskilda individers intressen får styra i outsourcingen”
Computer Sweden, 18/02/2014, David Frydlinger
resultat framgår också av många andra studier om outsourcing, till exempel från London School of Economics.Men det är någonting som inte stämmer här. Radar Groups rapport indikerar som sagt...
http://computersweden.idg.se/2.2683/1.546767/enskilda-individers-intressen-far-styra|  

Battles Over Patents: Is India Changing The Rules Of The Game?
Intellectual Property Watch, 18/02/2014, Ranjitha Balasubramanyam
or adversely impact its R&D efforts. Prof. Ken Shadlen, reader at the London School of Economics and co-editor of the book Intellectual Property, Pharmaceuticals and Public Health While admitting...
http://www.ip-watch.org/2014/02/18/battles-over-patents-is-india-changing-the-rules-of-the-game/|
 
Trotz starker Wirtschaft: Nowotny sieht EZB-Zinssenkung als offene Frage
Finanzen.net, 18/02/2014
wäre, mehr Geld zu verleihen", sagte Nowotny am Abend vor Studenten der London School of Economics. Die EZB zahlt den Banken schon seit Sommer 2012 keine Zinsen mehr für ihre Einlagen und hat...
http://www.finanzen.net/nachricht/zinsen/Trotz-starker-Wirtschaft-Nowotny-sieht-EZB-Zinssenkung-als-offene-Frage-3306669|  

Interview: Colin Rochester
ThirdSector, 18/02/2014
and Community Activity, University of Roehampton 1988: Lecturer, Centre for Voluntary Organisation, London School of Economics 1978: Head of Cambridge House and Talbot Settlement, south...
http://www.thirdsector.co.uk/news/1281100/Interview-Colin-Rochester/?DCMP=ILC-SEARCH|  

One in ten under 16s encounter sexual images online
Community Practitioner, 18/02/2014
are aged just 5 – 7 years old. Researchers from the London School of Economics and Political Science found children aged 12-15 years old reported they have not met one in three of their social...
http://www.commprac.com/news.php?newsid=619|  

KHN Kompilasi Karya Fajrul Falaakh
Hukumonline.com, 18/02/2014
dari London School of Oriental and African Studies (1990) dan MSc dari London School of Economics and Political Science (1997).
http://www.hukumonline.com/berita/baca/lt530339c80f287/khn-kompilasi-karya-fajrul-falaakh|  

Award for talented and dedicated pupil
NewsRT.co.uk, 18/02/2014
He received his award during a recent ceremony at the London School of Economics.He met and spoke to Michael Gove, Secretary of State for Education, David...
http://www.newsrt.co.uk/news/award-for-talented-and-dedicated-pupil-2239907.html|  

LSE on TV/Radio

BBC News
BBC World Service Radio, 18/02/2014
Dr Tim Forsyth talks about the situation in Thailand.

BBC News
BBC Radio Bristol, 18/02/2014
Dr Tony Travers talks about local councils dealing with national public spending cuts.

Today
BBC Radio 4, 19/02/2014
Professor Sonia Livingstone discusses soap operas referencing current events in a debate, following an episode of ‘The Archers’ which included a storyline about the recent floods.

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