Thursday 13 March 2014

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A reading room of one’s own
Times Higher Education, 13/03/2014, p.13, Matthew Reisz
This week the London School of Economics will officially open a new reading room at the London School of Economics dedicated to The Women’s Library – part of far wider plans to enhance the research and teaching potential of this major collection. The library started in 1926 with material about the suffrage campaign.

Fitting home for history of a noble cause
The Daily Telegraph, 13/03/2014, p.27, Claire Cohen
…after she was killed by the King's horse at the Epsom Derby in 1913. It is one of almost 70,000 items housed in the newly built Women's Library at the London School of Economics in Holborn, central London, which reopens to the public later this month. The library is the oldest and most extensive collection on women's history in Europe.

What are you reading?
Times Higher Education, 13/03/2014, p.49, Unattributed
Clare Hemmings, professor of feminist theory, Gender Institute, London School of Economics, has been reading Writing Otherwise: Experiments in Cultural Criticism (Manchester University Press, 2013), edicted by Jackie Stacey and Janet Wolff. “I’ve been struggling to try to write differently in my own work over the past few years, as I’ve got increasingly fed up with traditional academic style and content.

On your marks in King's Cross
Evening Standard, 12/03/2014, p.44, David Spittles
Baytrees (homesandproperty.co. uk/cross) is an example, a scheme of 10 apartments in Gerrards Cross — Britain's third wealthiest postcode, according to research by the London School of Economics. The Arts & Crafts-style building, above, sits in lush gardens and incorporates an underground car park with direct access to the apartments, which have swish interiors…

Talks & poetry
i (The paper for today), 13/03/2014, p.38, Unattributed
Linda Colley LSE, LONDON WC2 What has held the UK together for the past 300 years - and how is it now being pulled apart? The Princeton University historian ponders the idea…

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NHS accountability is a complete muddle...
Local Government Chronicle, 13/03/2014, Tony Travers
and ears throughout the land. Tony Travers, director, Greater London Group, London School of Economics
http://www.lgcplus.com/opinion/tony-travers/nhs-accountability-is-a-complete-muddle/5068798.article?blocktitle=Latest-Opinion&contentID=5828| (£) 

Lesser of Two Evils May Replace Falk on Anti-Israel UN Council
The Jewish Press, 13/03/2014
England Law School; and Christine Chinkin, professor of international law at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Of the three, both UN Watch and the Israel-based NGO Monitor regard Chinkin’s record as the most biased against...
http://www.jewishpress.com/news/breaking-news/lesser-of-two-evils-may-replace-falk-on-anti-israel-un-council/2014/03/12/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=lesser-of-two-evils-may-replace-falk-on-anti-israel-un-council|  

Do not belittle achievements of the Blair-Brown governments
Herald Scotland, 13/03/2014
which were independently validated by Grant Thornton LLP and academics from the London School of Economics and Political Science. More significantly, the new Southern General Hospital in Glasgow...
http://www.heraldscotland.com/comment/letters/do-not-belittle-achievements-of-the-blair-brown-governments.23676775?utm_source=www.heraldscotland.com&utm_medium=RSS%20Feed&utm_campaign=HeraldScotland%20Comment|  

Voz de los silenciados
La Vanguardia, 13/03/2014
Derecho por la Universidad de Puerto Rico, doctor en Sociología por la London School of Economics y máster en Sociología por la Universidad de Nueva York. Sus estudios de Derecho le permitieron...
http://www.lavanguardia.com/20140313/54403038531/voz-de-los-silenciados-isabel-ramos-rioja.html|  

Brent Budowsky: Obama endangers Dems
The Hill, 13/03/2014, Brent Budowsky
He holds an LL.M. degree in international financial law from the London School of Economics. He can be read on The Hill’s Pundits Blog and reached at brentbbi@webtv.net.
http://thehill.com/opinion/brent-budowsky/200623-brent-budowsky-obama-endangers-dems|  

As IDF Service Controversy Swirls, Charedi Entrepreneurship Thrives in Beit Shemesh
Algemeiner.com, 13/03/2014, Sybil Kaplan
University of California, Santa Barbara in global studies, an MA from the London School of Economics in economic history, and an MA from the University of Vienna in world history. He came to Israel in 2008. “The reason I founded the Israel App...
http://www.algemeiner.com/2014/03/13/as-idf-service-controversy-swirls-haredi-entrepreneurship-thrives-in-beit-shemesh/|  

Women's Library officially opens
BBC (Web), 12/03/2014, Unattributed
A renowned collection documenting women's history over the past 150 years is to officially open at the London School of Economics (LSE) later. The Women's Library includes more than 60,000 books and 5,000 objects such as photographs, posters, badges, banners, textiles and ceramics.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-26541899|  

Women's Library officially opens in new LSE home
UK Wired News, 12/03/2014
history over the past 150 years is to officially open at the London School of Economics (LSE) later. The Women's Library includes more than 60,000 books and 5,000 objects such as photographs...

Campaigners plan protest for Women's Library reopening
Bookseller news, 12/03/2014, Joshua Farrington
Women's Library tonight (12th March) at its new home in the London School of Economics (LSE). Gail Chester of London's Feminist Library, a member of the Save the Women's Library Campaign, said the group was planning a "peaceful protest" over...
http://www.thebookseller.com/news/campaigners-plan-protest-womens-library-reopening.html|  

Will The Women's Library be a place for activists and friendship?
UK Nigeria Online, 12/03/2014
up its unique collection, has moved to a new home at the London School of Economics, which opens today in central London. But will its unique spirit move with it? I admit that I have probably...
http://uk.onlinenigeria.com/showbiz/152163-will-the-women-s-library-be-a-place-for-activists-and-friendship.html|  

How can we get young people excited about local elections?
guardian.co.uk (Web), 12/03/2014, Unattributed
But it does need to make sure the data necessary to build these resources is available in accessible formats. Then we might have a real chance of getting young people excited about taking part in elections.
Richard Berry is a researcher for Democratic Audit at the London School of Economics.
http://www.theguardian.com/local-government-network/2014/mar/12/how-can-we-get-young-people-excited-local-elections|  

John Heskett
guardian.co.uk (Web), 12/03/2014, Penny Sparke
The son of Freda and Alec Hesketh, and born in Coventry – he said his mother just happened to be there – John went to the Humphrey Perkins grammar school in Barrow upon Soar, Leicestershire (1947-54), undertook national service and gained a degree in economics, politics and history at the London School of Economics (1957-60). A variety of jobs followed before he obtained a design history post at Lanchester Polytechnic (now Coventry University, 1967-77) from 1967-77.
http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2014/mar/12/john-heskett|  

Gillian Reynolds: Moira Stuart triumphs as Radio 2's chic presenter with a chic playlist
Telegraph (Web), 12/03/2014, Gillian Reynolds
Applebaum made me sit up by reminding the audience of a crucial generational change, that people under the age of 40 don’t remember Communism. This discussion was staged at the London School of Economics, clearly with invited guests among the audience. Their questions and comments throughout were sharp and pertinent. The producer was Simon Coates.
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/tvandradio/tv-and-radio-reviews/10690310/Gillian-Reynolds-Moira-Stuart-triumphs-as-Radio-2s-chic-presenter.html|  

Using past crises to justify present
Cubanews, 12/03/2014
an Associate at LSE IDEAS, an international affairs research center at the London School of Economics, and a former UK Government Special Adviser. The views expressed Go to article Go to Source Site No tags for this post.
http://cubanews.cubaverdad.net/2014/03/using-past-crises-to-justify-present/|  
Also in: CNN and CIO Today.

Social Sites Create Privacy Concerns
NewsFactor Network, 12/03/2014
watched," says social psychologist Ilka Gleibs, an assistant professor at the London School of Economics,
Also in: Infomica.com, Sci-Tech Today, Top Tech News.

Ministerio de Economía Designa a Nuevos Jefes de Servicios
Estrategia, 12/03/2014
Historiador de la Universidad Católica y Master en Política Comparada de la London School of Economics. Trabajó como asesor en el Ministerio del Interior y fue encargado ministerial para asuntos...
http://www.estrategia.cl/detalle_noticia.php?cod=93579|  
Also in: 24 Horas Chile and Pulso.cl.

Gobierno nombra a nuevos titulares de Corfo, Inversiones Extranjeras, INE, Sernac y Sernatur
El Diario Financiero, 12/03/2014
Historiador de la Universidad Católica y Master en Política Comparada de la London School of Economics. Trabajó como asesor en el Ministerio del Interior y fue encargado ministerial para asuntos...
http://www.df.cl/gobierno-nombra-a-nuevos-titulares-de-corfo-inversiones-extranjeras-ine-sernac-y-sernatur/prontus_df/2014-03-12/150552.html|  

Fallece puertorriqueño Nieves Falcón, sociólogo y defensor derechos humanos
Impacto Latin News, 12/03/2014
la Universidad de Nueva York y su doctorado en Sociología en el London School of Economics and Political Science. Terminó un grado Juris Doctor en la Universidad Interamericana de San Juan y fue profesor visitante en el Hunter College de Nueva...
http://www.impactony.com/fallece-puertorriqueno-nieves-falcon-sociologo-y-defensor-derechos-humanos/|  

UK varsities focus on Lok Sabha polls in India
Hindustan Times, 12/03/2014
take on the Indian elections ,” Bournemouth lecturer Chindu Sreedharan said. The London School of Economics would be running a series of articles and blogs on the Indian polls in coordination...
http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/uk-varsities-focus-on-indian-elections/article1-1194399.aspx|  

Hall Grad Leaves Journalism, Becomes Farmer
Hartford Courant, 12/03/2014
of life. Benjamin Harris earned degrees from Johns Hopkins University and the London School of Economics, was a political speech writer, worked for the Israeli ambassador to the United Nations...
http://www.courant.com/community/west-hartford/hc-west-hartford-csa-0312-20140312,0,4064192.story|  

Life Over The Rainbow: GLBT’s Jewish Community Record Their History
Lavender Magazine, 12/03/2014
at the launch of the Rainbow Jews exhibition and film at the London School of Economics, a multitude of stories have been recorded to celebrate GLBT history month. Read the full story from the Huffington Post
http://www.lavendermagazine.com/big-gay-news/life-over-the-rainbow-glbts-jewish-community-record-their-history/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=life-over-the-rainbow-glbts-jewish-community-record-their-history|  

Nottingham becomes 29th university to get rid of The Sun from campus
The National Student, 12/03/2014
to remove the sun from their shops include top institutions such as London School of Economics, Cambridge, Cardiff, Durham, Edinburgh, Manchester, and various colleges of Oxford University. There...
http://www.thenationalstudent.com/News/2014-03-12/Nottingham_becomes_29th_university_to_get_rid_of_The_Sun_from_campus.html|  

Grange Moor wind turbine objectors say project could knock 11% off their house prices
huddersfieldexaminer, 12/03/2014, Dave Himelfield
London School of Economics study finds house prices next to turbines falls Ray Franks (left) and other Grange Moor residents who are opposing the proposed siting of two wind turbines...
http://www.examiner.co.uk/news/west-yorkshire-news/grange-moor-wind-turbine-objectors-6805583|  

British Boarding Schools Offer Scholarships worth Rs. 7 Crores to Indian Students
Siasat Daily, 12/03/2014
new scholarships available exclusively to international students from India wishing to s ... London School of Economics (LSE) is offering up to 40 India scholarships for master’s students. Scholarshi...
http://www.siasat.com/english/news/british-boarding-schools-offer-scholarships-worth-rs-7-crores-indian-students|  

Man må ikke miste fokus på hva turnustjenesten skal inneholde!
Dagens Medisin, 12/03/2014
legemidler, de såkalte "managed entry agreements" (MEA). Under forrige ukes konferanse ved London School of Economics delte europeiske helsemyndigheter, legemiddelindustri, forskere og pasientlobbyist...
http://www.dagensmedisin.no/blogg/nina-foerster-/turnustid-med-veiledning/|  

Bank of England boss Charlie Bean says 'no urgency' in raising interest rates
Hispanic Business Magazine, 12/03/2014
stagnant."Mr Bean, a professor of economics, has lectured at the London School of Economics, been a visiting professor at Stanford University and served in various public policy roles including consultant to HM Treasury.He told NECC delegates that...
http://www.hispanicbusiness.com/2014/3/12/bank_of_england_boss_charlie_bean.htm|  

Western-educated professionals offer help to Ukraine's government through new website
KPNews.com, 12/03/2014
government. Later, more than 20 different alumni communities, including graduates of the London School of Economics, INSEAD business school, Columbia University, University of Oxford and...
http://www.kyivpost.com/content/ukraine/western-educated-professionals-offer-help-to-ukraines-government-through-new-website-339152.html|  

The I.M.F., Ukraine and President Obama
Gnom.es, 12/03/2014
and a research associate at the Center for Economic Performance at the London School of Economics. He is also a nonresident senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics...
http://news.gnom.es/news/the-i-m-f-ukraine-and-president-obama|  

Why regulation — on yogurt and more — is blocking Greece’s recovery
Reuters, 12/03/2014, Peter Gumbel
filed court actions to stop them. John Van Reenan, director of the London School of Economics’ Centre for Economic Performance, says this sort of overregulation holds back innovation and economic...
http://blogs.reuters.com/great-debate/2014/03/11/why-regulation-on-yogurt-and-more-is-blocking-greeces-recovery/|  

Οι πλουσιότεροι Έλληνες στον κόσμο
Todaynews.gr, 12/03/2014
Γεννήθηκε στην Αθήνα και είναι γιος του εφοπλιστή Γιάννη Λάτση. Σπούδασε στο London School of Economics και στη συνέχεια ανέλαβε τα ηνία των επιχειρήσεων της οικογένειας Λάτση. Αν και καταγόταν από εφοπλιστική οικογένεια ίδρυσε το EFG Group και δραστηριοπ...
http://www.todaynews.gr/i-plousioteri-ellines-ston-kosmo/|  

U.S. Senate Briefing to Shine Light on Syria's Humanitarian Crisis
FinanzNachrichten.de, 12/03/2014
fellow at the Civil Society and Human Security Research Unit at the London School of Economics Lisa Szarkowski, Vice President for Humanitarian Emergencies at the U.S. Fund for UNICEF Michael...
http://www.finanznachrichten.de/nachrichten-2014-03/29668328-u-s-senate-briefing-to-shine-light-on-syria-s-humanitarian-crisis-008.htm|  

U.S. Senate Briefing to Shine Light on Syria's Humanitarian Crisis
Reuters, 12/03/2014
fellow at the Civil Society and Human Security Research Unit at the London School of Economics Lisa Szarkowski , Vice President for Humanitarian Emergencies at the U.S. Fund for UNICEF Michael...

Blog: 28 Staaten, eine Wahl - Miliband distanziert sich von britischem EU-Referendum
DerStandard.at, 12/03/2014, Sebastian Borger
aber unwahrscheinlich. Offenbar setzen die Sozialdemokraten darauf, dass Patrick Dunleavy von der London School of Economics (LSE) recht hat: "Ungefähr ein Fünftel bis ein Viertel will lieber...
http://derstandard.at/1392687959521/Ein-Fuenftel-der-Briten-will-raus-aus-der-EU?ref=rss|  

Iceland: the first domino to fall in global financial crisis
Voice of Russia, 12/03/2014, Anna Mikhailova
signs of recovery. Dr. Marco Simoni , Professor of Political Economy at the London School of Economics, European Institute, believes this shows that the focus in resolving the economic crisis...
http://voiceofrussia.com/radio_broadcast/no_program/269020353/|  

LONDON ON THE RISE
Thailand News and Press Releases, 12/03/2014
from The City. Two of Londons leading universities, Kings College and The London School of Economics and Political Science, are within walking distance of central South Bank, which is also a...
http://www.thailand4.com/.prop/2014-03-12/4ab294063c406ad5ec4b1e1361b41e1a/|  

ตลาดอสังหาริมทรัพย์กรุงลอนดอนอยู่ในช่วงขาขึ้น
Newswit.com, 12/03/2014
( London School of Economics and Political Science - LSE) จากบริเวณใจกลางของย่านเซาธ์แบงค์ ซึ่งเป็นศูนย์กลางทางวัฒนธรรมในด้านศิลปะและความบันเทิง ระบบโครงข่ายรถไฟใต้ดินใหม่ (Crossrail) ในกรุงเทพฯ...
http://www.newswit.com/prop/2014-03-12/ee6ea131fdb43662b9508b457da2a28d/|  

‘Wilful neglect’ offence needed for health sector
Irish Medical Times, 12/03/2014
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 pointed out, yet they do not enjoy the same protection against wilful...
http://www.imt.ie/clinical/2014/03/wilful-neglect-offence-needed-for-health-sector.html|  

Održana tribina i konferencija za medije HSLS-a i Nacionalnog foruma o radu Hrvatskih predstavnika u Europskom parlamentu
HSLS Grada Zagreba, 12/03/2014
unije. U znanstvenoj i javnoj analizi korištene su metode Londonske škole ekonomije ( London School of Economics) i Sveučilišta u New Yorku (New York University), te javno dostupni podaci VoteWatch Europe. Obrađene su pitanja ; zašto su hrvatski...
http://zagreb.hsls.hr/vijesti/otvorena-tribina-i-konferencija-za-medije-hsls-a-i-nacionalnog-foruma/|  

Comeback der Klimapolitik
Capital.de, 12/03/2014
am Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment an der London School of Economics Für viele Menschen auf der Erde ist das Wetter in diesem Jahr mehr als ein Small-Talk-Thema...
http://www.capital.de/meinungen/das-comeback-der-klimawandel.html|  

Davey: Green Deal will take 20 years to develop
Utility Week, 12/03/2014
a fully functioning market, according to the energy secretary. Speaking at the London School of Economics, Ed Davey said the government’s flagship energy efficiency...
http://utilityweek.co.uk/news/davey-green-deal-will-take-20-years-to-develop/986712#.UyF1XSJFDGg|  

Senator Stabenow Announces New Communications Director
TMC Net, 12/03/2014
holds a Master of Science in European politics and governance from the London School of Economics and Political Science. TNS 30VitinMar-140312-4664315 30VitinMar(c) 2014 Targeted News Service
http://www.tmcnet.com/usubmit/2014/03/12/7719841.htm|  

Public figures around the world request Norwegian Nobel Committee to award the Nobel Peace Prize 2014 to author of "Stone Dreams"
ARM Info, 12/03/2014
Honorary Professor, Yerevan State University, Craig Calhoun, Professor of the Social Sciences, Director, London School of Economics and Political Science, Georgi Derluguian, Professor of Social...
http://www.arminfo.info/index.cfm?objectid=AB23E2B0-A9B4-11E3-BF230EB7C0D21663|  

Mental health cuts ‘risk lives’
RocketNews, 12/03/2014
than elderly or physically-disabled people. The charity points to research by the London School of Economics which suggests 30,000 people with mental health problems have lost their social...
http://www.rocketnews.com/2014/03/mental-health-cuts-risk-lives/|  

Barrie mayor slams biz group’s numbers
Simcoe.com, 11/03/2014, Laurie Watt
With a degree from the London School of Economics, the Large Urban Mayors’ Caucus of Ontario (LUMCO) chairperson took aim at a Canadian Federation of Independent Business report that claimed municipalities receive far more money than they make out.
http://www.simcoe.com/news-story/4405581-barrie-mayor-slams-biz-group-s-numbers/|  

Recessions breed racism and discrimination, says LSE
The Information Daily, 11/03/2014, Unattributed
The high unemployment rates associated with a recession lead to ethnic minorities disproportionately suffering, says the London School of Economics. People living in the middle of a recession are far more likely to report prejudiced thoughts, says public research university LSE after conducting a survey spanning 27 years.
http://www.theinformationdaily.com/2014/03/11/recessions-breed-racism-and-discrimination-says-lse|  

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