Friday 07 March 2014

LSE in print

Do CEOs of Family-Owned Businesses Work Less?
The Wall Street Journal (Europe), 07/03/2014, p.17, Rachel Feintzeig
What's the difference between a family firm and a regular business? According to one new study, an empty corner office. Professors at Harvard Business School, the London School of Economics and Columbia University's business school examined the schedules of 356 chief executives in India and found that family CEOs worked 8% fewer hours than managers without
http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304585004579417472143773610|  

Saadi Gaddafi's stay in Niger cut short
The Daily Telegraph, 07/03/2014, p.16, Richard Spencer
to give him up to the central government. He is also wanted for war crimes by the International Criminal Court in The Hague. Unlike Saif alâIslam, who studied at the London School of Economics and argued publicly for political reform in the country, Saadi Gaddafi was seen as a playboy more interested in girls and football. After a Libyan
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/libya/10679580/Saadi-Gaddafi-extradited-to-Libya.html|  

A region divided
Financial Times, 07/03/2014, p.11, Tony Barber
pro-Russian president, until 2042. "Yeltsin prioritised good relations with Ukraine and the cutting of a deal on the Black Sea fleet," says Jim Hughes, professor of comparative politics at the London School of Economics. "The ethnic Russian separatist movement in Crimea peaked in 1995 and fell into disarray in the absence of support from Russia proper." Now the separatists are
http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/e3d3e3e4-a473-11e3-9cb0-00144feab7de.html#slide0| (£) 

LSE online

Harvard tops the list of world's 100 best universities
Mail Online UK (Web), 06/03/2014, Getty Images
and the rest of UK academia. While each slipping a place to fourth and fifth respectively, Cambridge and Oxford maintain their position in the global elite. London-based institutions including Imperial College, the London School of Economics, University College London and King’s also perform strongly, either maintaining or improving their rankings. But other big name British universities - including the ‘red brick’ institutions established
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2574452/Harvard-tops-list-worlds-100-best-universities-American-schools-nearly-half-list.html|  

London on top
UniversityBusiness.co.uk, 06/03/2014
academic talent, inward investment and philanthropy. Imperial College London and the London School of Economics and Political Science move up one place to 13 th and 24 th respectively, while...
http://universitybusiness.co.uk/News/london_on_top|  

London comes top in global university rankings
Student Times, 06/03/2014
and academic talent, inward investment and philanthropy.” Imperial College London and the London School of Economics and Political Science move up one place to 13th and 24th respectively...
http://studenttimes.org/article/news/uk-news/london-comes-top-global-university-rankings#.UxmCnSJFDGg|  

Najib to deliver talk on Malaysia's economy
CARI, 07/03/2014
Dr Munir Majid, who is also a senior visiting fellow at the London School of Economics, Star Publications chairman Tan Sri Dr Fong Chan Onn, who is also former human resources minister and former...
http://berita.cari.com.my/news.php?id=30352&lang=en|  

Crimea’s Complicated History
The Muslim Observer, 07/03/2014
aren’t a coherent force. Ellie Knott, a doctoral candidate at the London School of Economics who conducts research in Crimea, has argued convincingly that the Russian nationalist and Crimean separatists are in practice hindered by their own internal...
http://muslimmedianetwork.com/mmn/?p=15027|  

UAE aid - a top 20 donor plans to get bigger
GlobalSecurity.org, 07/03/2014
fellow at the Centre for the Study of Global Governance at the London School of Economics."I do think that as a country they have the right to decide how they should give their aid. Sometimes they may feel they can respond better...
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/library/news/2014/03/mil-140306-irin02.htm|  

Emerging World Poses More Danger Than in 1990s: Cutting Research
BusinessWeek, 07/03/2014
workers, outpacing the need for employees with middle-range skills, according to the London School of Economics. Technical change accounted for 15 percent to 25 percent of the growth in the...
http://www.businessweek.com/news/2014-03-06/emerging-world-poses-more-danger-than-in-1990s-cutting-research|  

Emerging World Poses More Danger Than in 1990s: Cutting Research
La Repubblica, 07/03/2014
workers, outpacing the need for employees with middle-range skills, according to the London School of Economics. Technical change accounted for 15 percent to 25 percent of the growth in the...
http://bloomberg.finanza.repubblica.it/Notizie/Article?documentKey=1376-N20EAO6K50Y901-2M41PO7504CBJV0LPH3H819OVV|  

Emerging World Poses More Danger Than in 1990s: Cutting Research
Bloomberg, 07/03/2014
workers, outpacing the need for employees with middle-rangeskills, according to the London School of Economics . Technical change accounted for 15 percent to 25 percent ofthe growth in the...
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-03-07/emerging-world-poses-more-danger-than-in-1990s-cutting-research.html|  

New research shows how technology squeezes middle-skilled workers
Finchannel.com, 06/03/2014
according to new research from the Centre for Economic Performance at LSE ( London School of Economics and Political Science). However, recent technical change has had little effect on low-skilled...
http://finchannel.com/Main_News/B_Schools/130060_New_research_shows_how_technology_squeezes_middle-skilled_workers/|  

New Research Shows How Technology Squeezes Middle Skilled Workers
BizWire Express, 06/03/2014
according to new research from the Centre for Economic Performance at the London School of Economics and Political Science ( LSE). However, recent technical change has had little effect on low-skilled...
http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPressat.php?storyid=1711|  

New Research Shows How Technology Squeezes Middle Skilled Workers
Pressat, 06/03/2014
according to new research from the Centre for Economic Performance at the London School of Economics and Political Science ( LSE). However, recent technical change has had little effect on low-skille...
http://www.pressat.co.uk/releases/new-research-shows-how-technology-squeezes-middle-skilled-workers-ffa4145fd69010c679d3bc3bf010a8ce/|  

New 'wilful neglect' offence needed for healthcare sector
Health Canal, 06/03/2014
of Law and Jeremy Horder of the Department of Law at the London School of Economics, say existing regulation is not up to the job. Many patients are just as vulnerable as those who are mentally...
http://www.healthcanal.com/public-health-safety/48384-new-wilful-neglect-offence-needed-for-healthcare-sector.html|  

New "wilful neglect" offence needed for healthcare sector, say lawyers
Medical News Today, 06/03/2014
College London, and Jeremy Horder of the Department of Law at the London School of Economics. Many patients are just as vulnerable as those who are mentally incapacitated, they point out, yet...
http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/273518.php|  

Government’s consultation on criminal sanction for wilful neglect criticised
PJ Online, 06/03/2014
College London, and Jeremy Horder, of the department of law at the London School of Economics, argue that existing regulation is not up to the job. The lawyers say a new criminal offence of "wilful...
http://www.pjonline.com/news/government%E2%80%99s_consultation_on_criminal_sanction_for_wilful_neglect_criticised|  

Massive fall in care spend on older patients
GM Journal, 06/03/2014
over 40%. In 2010 the Personal Social Services Research Unit at the London School of Economics estimated that there were at least 800,000 older people who needed help with everyday tasks but...
http://www.gmjournal.co.uk/massive_fall_in_care_spend_on_older_patients_25769808371.aspx|  

Kathie McInnes: Surviving the lottery of school places
The Sentinel, 06/03/2014
a form of social engineering. Last week, a report compiled by the London School of Economics for the education charity, The Sutton Trust, revealed school places are quite literally becoming...
http://www.stokesentinel.co.uk/Kathie-McInnes-Surviving-lottery-school-places/story-20775906-detail/story.html|  

Ajimobi to attend British High Commission symposium in London
Daily Times Nigeria, 06/03/2014
March 11, Governor Ajimobi will also deliver a public lecture at the London School of Economics entitled ‘Nigeria: The next 100 years.’ The release said that the governor will be accompanied...
http://www.dailytimes.com.ng/article/ajimobi-attend-british-high-commission-symposium-london|  

Come fossi solo
Il Post, 06/03/2014, Arianna Cavallo
Marco Magini è nato ad Arezzo nel 1985. Si è laureato alla London School of Economics e ha vissuto in Canada, Stati Uniti, Belgio, Turchia e India. Vive a Zurigo dove si occupa di cambiamento climatico ed economia sostenibile. Di seguito, il primo...
http://www.ilpost.it/2014/03/06/come-fossi-solo-libro-srebrenica/|  

Smartphone tech to help autism sufferers commended
Pharmafocus, 06/03/2014
of services, accommodation, family and employment impacts, according to research by the London School of Economics. The lifetime costs of looking after a person with autism, who does not have...
http://www.pharmafile.com/news/182811/smartphone-tech-help-autism-sufferers-commended|  

Najib to address economic challenges at Bernama-Asli summit
New Straits Times, 06/03/2014
Dr Munir Majid, who is also a senior visiting fellow at the London School of Economics, Star Publications chairman Tan Sri Dr Fong Chan Onn, who is also former Human Resources minister and former...
http://www.nst.com.my/latest/najib-to-address-economic-challenges-at-bernama-asli-summit-1.499776|  

LSE students Call Time on Duty
The TaxPayers' Alliance, 06/03/2014
Mar 2014 06 LSE students Call Time on Duty0 Tim Newark Grassroots London School of Economics students raised their glasses to our Call Time on Duty campaign. In the historic George IV pub in Portugal Street, opposite the LSE, they asked the Chancellor...
http://www.taxpayersalliance.com/grassroots/2014/03/lse-students-call-time-duty.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=lse-students-call-time-duty|  

Massive fall in care spend for older people since 2010
Age UK, 06/03/2014
over 40%. In 2010 the Personal Social Services Research Unit at the London School of Economics estimated that there were at least 800,000 older people who needed help with everyday tasks but..
http://www.ageuk.org.uk/latest-news/age-uk-publishes-damning-report-on-care-crisis/|  

Najib to address economic challenges at Bernama-Asli summit
The Malaysian Times, 06/03/2014
Dr Munir Majid, who is also a senior visiting fellow at the London School of Economics, Star Publications chairman Tan Sri Dr Fong Chan Onn, who is also former Human Resources minister and former...
http://www.themalaysiantimes.com.my/najib-to-address-economic-challenges-at-bernama-asli-summit/|  

London Is Best City In The WORLD For Universities, Reveals World Top 100 Rankings
UK News on The Huffington Post, 06/03/2014, Lucy Sherriff
College London in 13th position, up from 14th in 2013, followed by London School of Economics and Political Science in 24th, up from 25th. University College London and King's College come in at 25th and 43rd respectively. The University of Edinburgh...
http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2014/03/05/london-best-city-world-universities-rankings_n_4904327.html|  

Saadi, segundo hijo de Muamar el Gadafi bajo custodia de la justicia libia
El Comercio Ecuador, 06/03/2014
Islam". Estudió Arquitectura y Economía en Londres, donde se doctoró por la London School of Economics. Considerado virtual sucesor de su padre, durante las revueltas fue la cara de las amenazas...
http://www.elcomercio.com/mundo/Libia-Muamar_el_Gadafi-hijos-Argelia-Primavera_arabe-Saadi_0_1096690511.html|  

Pedro Silva Pereira e Jamila Madeira prováveis na lista do PS às europeias
Publico, 06/03/2014
prejudicado os interesses de Portugal na conferência que, na véspera, fez na London School of Economics sobre uma estratégia "alternativa" para a economia portuguesa após o fim do programa de...
http://www.publico.pt/politica/noticia/pedro-silva-pereira-e-jamila-madeira-provaveis-na-lista-do-ps-as-europeias-1627333|  

London Circus
Monde Diplomatique, 06/03/2014
chez lui, dragons et donjons brillent par leur absence. Issu de la London School of Economics, auteur d’une thèse sur le marxisme et le droit international, membre du British Socialist Workers...
http://www.monde-diplomatique.fr/2014/03/PIEILLER/50225|  

Europa no cree en ilusiones
Revista N, 06/03/2014
decía Giddens a la prensa argentina en 2003. Ex director de la London School of Economics y miembro de la Cámara de los Lores, sir Giddens estuvo en Italia –invitado por la Fundación Alma Mater...
http://www.revistaenie.clarin.com/ideas/Europa-cree-ilusiones_0_1093690646.html|  

Najib Berucap Tentang Cabaran Ekonomi Pada Sidang Kemuncak Bernama-ASLI
Bernama, 06/03/2014
Muamalat, Tan Sri Dr Munir Majid, yang juga merupakan Felo Pelawat Kanan London School of Economics; Pengerusi Star Publications, Tan Sri Dr Fong Chan Onn, yang juga bekas Menteri Sumber Manusia...
http://www.bernama.com/bernama/v7/bm/bu/newsbusiness.php?id=1019861|  

Nachwuchs für internationalen Austausch
Taiwan Heute, 06/03/2014
nie davon geträumt, international renommierte Schulen wie die Cambridge University und die London School of Economics and Political Science in Großbritannien zu besuchen, und erst recht nicht...
http://translate.google.com/translate?js=n&prev=_t&hl=auto&ie=UTF-8&u=http%3A%2F%2Ftaiwanheute.nat.gov.tw%2Fct.asp%3FctNode%3D213%26xItem%3D214885%26mp%3D22&sl=de&tl=auto&history_state=0|  

LSE on TV/Radio

News
BBC London 94.9, 07/03/2014
Tim Newburn discusses public inquiry into Stephen Lawrence case

Also on: BBC Jersey, BBC Tees, BBC Sussex, BBC Newcastle, BBC Lancashire, BBC Leeds, BBC Cornwall, BBC WM, BBC Kent, BBC York, BBC Surrey, BBC Merseyside, BBC Oxford, BBC Coventry and Warwickshire, BBC Radio 5, BBC Gloucester, BBC Scotland, BBC Berkshire, BBC Manchester, BBC Norwich, BBC Wiltshire, BBC Guernsey, BBC Norfolk, BBC Cambridgeshire, BBC Derby, BBC Bristol, BBC Sheffield, BBC Somerset.

News
BBC Radio Asia, 07/03/2014
Tim Newburn discusses police corruption

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