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Rethinking Market Constraints on Public Policy

3 March, 6.30pm
Old Theatre, Old Building

What is the market system? How does it work? What should we make of it?

The London School of Economics and Political Science hosts a lecture with Professor Charles E Lindblom. He will re-examine, critique and amend his well-known thesis on the 'privileged position of business in market democracies'.

Charles E Lindblom is the Sterling Professor of Economic and Political Science at Yale University. Prior to this he was president of the American Political Science Association.

The lecture will be held at 6.30pm in the Old Theatre, Old Building, LSE, Houghton Street, London WC2. The event is not ticketed, free and open to all.

For further information please call 020 7955 6043.


Journalists are invited to attend this lecture.

Contact Susanne Baker, LSE Press Office, on 020 7955 7060 or email for further information or to confirm attendance.

Notes for Editors

Charles E Lindblom is author of publications such as Politics, Economics and Welfare (with RA Dahl), The Intelligence of Democracy and Usable Knowledge: social science and social problem-solving (with D Cohen).

13 March 2001