29 January 2014

LSE in print

Heat is on as Met Office is accused of a 'warm bias' in annual forecasts
The Times, 29/01/2014, p.4, Ben Webster
Bob Ward, policy director of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change at the London School of Economics, accused the committee of showing "bias towards representatives from the extreme fringe of the climate change debate".
http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/weather/article3988790.ece| (£)
From the cradle to the grave
Financial Times, 29/01/2014, p.7, Emma Jacobs
responsibility of caring for both children and older people has traditionally fallen on women's shoulders, says Linda Pickard, senior research fellow at the personal social services research unit at the London School of Economics. "Education doesn't differentiate, suggesting that it affects women equally, regardless of profession," she says.
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/3c921aa4-8814-11e3-8afa-00144feab7de.html| (£)

i (The paper for today), 29/01/2014, p.38, Unattributed
Pride and Propaganda: LGBT Rights in Russia Today LSE, LONDON WC2 Ahead of the Sochi Winter Olympics, a panel including Kseniya Kirichenko, an LGBT organiser in St Petersburg, and Peter Tatchell.

Del Singh
The Independent, 29/01/2014, p.47, Unattributed
Belgium as part of the Erasmus exchange programme - an experience that sparked his interest in politics. Completing his degree, he embarked on a Masters in European Studies at the London School of Economics; during this time he worked parttime for the then Deputy Prime Minister John Prescott at the House of Commons. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/del-singh-activist-and-prospective-labour-mep-who-worked-in-the-worlds-danger-zones-helping-to-speed-up-redevelopment-9091586.html|  

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Jobs for life go out of fashion
Reuters.com, 27/01/2014
January is the busiest month for people switching jobs and new data shows that a growing number of people will change careers during their lifetime. Shoshana Dobrow interviewed.

The political ideology of State of the Union addresses (in 1 graph)
Washington Post (blog), 28/01/2014
The graph above comes from political scientist Benjamin Lauderdale of the London School of Economics. It estimates the relative ideology on a ...

Bitcoin: Good for Weed, Grilled Cheese, and More
Seattle Weekly, 28/01/2014
“Although they are volatile in this early stage, Bitcoin cuts out what is frankly a very expensive and antiquated financial system,” says Garrick Hileman, a University of Washington graduate who now works as an economic historian at the London School of Economics and founded MacroDigest.com.

Hard evidence: how accurate are British crime statistics?
The Conversation, 28/01/2014
Article written by Tim Newburn from the London School of Economics. The Office for National Statistics released the latest crime statistics last week, and the headline findings are really rather remarkable.

Over-90s ambulance trips 'up 81%'
BBC News, Health, 29/01/2014
related to the situation with social care.He cited research from the London School of Economics that showed the numbers getting social care support had fallen by nearly 500,000 since 2008.Poor experiencesMr Burnham said: "The government's severe...

LSE's Saw Swee Hock Student Centre by O'Donnell & Tuomey ...
Building Design, 29/01/2014
With every respect to the exemplary work of Dennis Gilbert that illustrates this article, I do wonder if the London School of Economics & Political Science’s Saw Swee Hock Student Centre might be the least readily photographed building in the capital.

La Primera Guerra Mundial forma parte del camino a la Guerra Civil»
ABC.es, 28/01/2014
continente. Alemania mantendrá un perfil bajo. Para el prestigioso historiador de la London School of Economics David Stevenson, la Gran Guerra «nos recuerda que el mundo es un lugar peligroso»...

Bond rally shows Fed tapering fears were overdone
MarketWatch, 28/01/2014
Mr. Sizemore holds a Master's in Finance and Accounting from the London School of Economics and did undergraduate business study at Texas ...

Luxury home boom to change face of London
BusinessWeek, 29/01/2014
said Tony Travers, an expert on issues facing the capital at the London School of Economics. "Property in London was treated as an asset class that was safer than say, banks in Cyprus.

Luxury home boom to change face of London
Raleigh News & Observer, 29/01/2014
Tony Travers comments
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Dólares Para ex-ministro, Argentina caminha para "estagflação"
Folha Online, 29/01/2014
de frente. Assim pensa o economista Martín Lousteau, 43, graduado na LSE ( London School of Economics) e ex-ministro da Economia. Lousteau foi o mentor da política de impostos aos produtos...

Conoce en detalle a los nuevos subsecretarios de Bachelet
24 Horas Chile, 29/01/2014
Abogado de la Universidad de Chile, Master en Ciencia Política de la London School of Economics. Fue becario Fulbright en la Universidad de Pisttburgh. Fue director de Políticas Públicas en la...

A necessidade de o Brasil se diferenciar
O Globo Online, 29/01/2014
por Londres, onde fez o dever de casa, em entrevistas, palestra na London School of Economics e reunião com agentes do mercado, na bolsa de valores. O Brasil fará o que for necessário contra...

Corporate dynasties: The curious ca ...
Human Capital Magazine, 29/01/2014
Motor Co, for instance.* However, research from Harvard Business School, the London School of Economics and Columbia University has found that family CEOs are often less hard working than ‘profession...

Panossian to Discuss Gulbenkian Foundation’s Future Plans at NAASR
Armenian Weekly, 29/01/2014
as an international consultant (2011-12). He obtained his Ph.D. from the London School of Economics and Political Science in 2000, where he also taught. The talk begins at 7:30 p.m. at the NAASR Center, 395 Concord Ave., Belmont. For more information...

Comment: Ukraine's tenuous borders
World News Australia, 28/01/2014
50s.) As Gwendolyn Sasse, a lecturer in Eastern European politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science, recently wrote in the Guardian, "In its 1991 borders, independent...

More evidence that capitalism never solves its crises
The Greanville Post, 29/01/2014
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...

L’essor du journalisme de signature aux Etats-Unis
Le Monde, 28/01/2014
d'eBay, Pierre Omidyar.Au contraire de M. Silver, diplômé de la London school of economics, M. Klein n'a pas fréquenté d'université renommée. Il s'est lancé en 2003 comme des milliers de blogueurs...

Rand Paul implodes with Monica Lewinsky cheap shot
The Hill, 28/01/2014, Brent Budowsky
He holds an LL.M. degree in international financial law from the London School of Economics. Contact him at brentbbi@webtv.net.

Column: Ukraine's tenuous borders
Tampa Bay Times, 28/01/2014, Joshua Keating
50s.) As Gwendolyn Sasse, a lecturer in Eastern European politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science, recently wrote in the Guardian, "In its 1991 borders, independent...

Jeg skulle gjerne hatt flere grader, jeg
DN.no, 28/01/2014, Anne Gjerde 
Grunnfag i internasjonal politikk, Sciences Po (1992), bachelor i internasjonale relasjoner fra London School of Economics (LSE, 1996), master i journalistikk fra Columbia University. –...

Paterson slashes UK climate change budget
Ecologist, 28/01/2014, Sophie Morlin-Yron
global warming consequences in the UK. Bob Ward, policy director at the London School of Economics' Grantham Research Institute, commented:"These shocking figures should worry everyone in the...

Nordea: Nomination Committee’s Proposals to Nordea’s
Yahoo! Singapore, 28/01/2014
Chapel Hill, USA, and an MSc in accounting and finance from the London School of Economics, UK. Robin Lawther worked for J.P. Morgan for the period 1985-2012 in a number of senior positions, including...
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TEKST: Co zrobić, by w 2014 roku narkotyki były lepsze
VICE, 28/01/2014, Max Daly, tłumaczenie Robert Kamionek
Dana Boulos (to sztuczny koks, tylko rekwizyt, nie myślcie sobie źle o tej modelce) Jeśli wydaje wam się, że czasy, w których można dostać wyrok za skręta albo dwa w kieszeni są już za...

Anos de tormenta
Estadão.com.br, 28/01/2014
forte escassez de moeda estrangeira nos países emergentes. Em seu depoimento na London School of Economics na última segunda-feira, o presidente do Banco Central do Brasil, Alexandre Tombini...

'Digital Backpack' Launched to Solve Back Problems in Half of UK's Children
KPLC TV, 29/01/2014
UK's leading primary schools and universities, including the University of London, London School of Economics and Imperial College London, HappyBird is set to improve classroom learning experiences...

'Digital Backpack' Launched to Solve Back Problems in Half of UK's Children
AV Video, 28/01/2014
UK's leading primary schools and universities, including the University of London , London School of Economics and Imperial College London, HappyBird is set to improve classroom learning experiences...
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LSE on TV/Radio

BBC Humberside, 29/01/2014
Tony Travers discusses regional development.

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BBC Essex, 29/01/2014
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BBC Nottingham, 29/01/2014

Channel 4 News
Channel 4, 28/01/2014
Mention of t-shirt controversy at LSE SU freshers’ fair in discussion about “Jesus and Mo” cartoon.

Bad Education
BBC Three, 28/01/2014
Passing mention of LSE.