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Seeing What Others Don't: the remarkable ways we gain insights
Recorded on: 26 March 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Gary Klein
What are insights, and how do they happen? Observing people in their natural setting – from scientists and business...
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The Greek Economy: current developments and future prospects
Recorded on: 25 March 2015
Speaker(s): Yannis Stournaras
Yannis Stournaras will talk about the current developments of the Greek Economy.

Yannis Stournaras is Governor...
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Designing the Urban Commons: Lessons from the Field
Recorded on: 25 March 2015
Speaker(s): Assembly SE8 , Atelier d'architecture autogérée , Public Works Group
With an evening of provocations and discussion, Theatrum Mundi launched Designing the Urban Commons, an ideas...
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Which Digital Strategy for France and Europe in an Age of Disruption?
Recorded on: 20 March 2015
Speaker(s): Axelle Lemaire
Axelle Lemaire (@axellelemaire) has been at the French Ministry of State for Digital Affairs since April 2014, serving...
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Engaging Citizens: a game changer for development?
Recorded on: 19 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Jon Paul Faguet, Dr Shirin Madon, Dr Duncan Green, Owen Barder, Yesil Deniz, Dr Bjorn-Soren Gigler, Abha Joshi-Ghani, Leni Wild, Vanessa Herringshaw, Fredrik Galtung, Duncan Edwards
Engaging citizens has a vital role to play in the process of development. It helps to improve transparency and...
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Deng Xiaoping vs Gorbachev
Recorded on: 18 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Alexander V Pantsov
Professor Pantsov will discuss why the USSR couldn’t follow the pattern of Chinese reforms in the decade leading up to...
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Above the Parapet - Women in Public Life
Recorded on: 18 March 2015
Speaker(s): Roza Otunbayeva
Roza Otunbayeva is the first female President of Kyrgyzstan and the first woman to head a country in Central Asia. In...
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Crowd-Sourcing, Surveillance, and the Era of the Synopticon
Recorded on: 17 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Matthew Connelly
Technology has led to unprecedented state surveillance, but may also be the key to preserving the principle of open...
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Shifting African Digital Landscapes
Recorded on: 17 March 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Sean Jacobs
Developments in online media point to interesting possibilities for African engagement in the global public sphere....
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The Global Transformation: history, modernity and the making of international relations
Recorded on: 17 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Barry Buzan, Professor Craig Calhoun, Dr George Lawson, Professor Juergen Osterhammel, Dr Ayse Zarakol
This event marks the launch of a new book: The Global Transformation: history, modernity and the making of...
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VIP: Visual International Politics
Recorded on: 16 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor William A Callahan
Although we live in a visual age, few actually study the role of images in international politics. This inaugural...
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How to Run a Government
Recorded on: 16 March 2015
Speaker(s): Sir Michael Barber
Billions of citizens around the world are frustrated with their governments. Political leaders struggle to honour their...
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Beyond the Budget
Recorded on: 16 March 2015
Speaker(s): Nicola Sturgeon
Nicola Sturgeon (@NicolaSturgeon) is Scotland’s first female First Minister and the first female to lead any of the...
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The Law, Finance and the Abyss
Recorded on: 12 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Julia Black, Dr Jon Danielsson, Professor Charles Goodhart, Professor Katharina Pistor
In financial markets law and finance are intrinsically connected. When markets collapse, however, legal rules are...
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Changing Patterns of Inequality in the UK
Recorded on: 12 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor John Hills, Dr Polly Vizard
John Hills will present new findings from the Social Policy in a Cold Climate programme of research on the ways in...
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European Politics and Government
Recorded on: 11 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Jonathan Holslag, Dr Mareike Kleine
This discussion will explore the vexed question of the demos of European citizenship and the democratic deficit....
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Liability, Proportionality and the Number of Aggressors
Recorded on: 11 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Jeff McMahan
The annual Auguste Comte Memorial Lecture will be delivered by a leading scholar in social and political philosophy....
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Code and Law between Truth and Power
Recorded on: 11 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Julie Cohen, Anne Barron
The problem of control over information flows has emerged as a doubly critical vantage point from which to interrogate...
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Political Economy of European Union
Recorded on: 11 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Bob Hancké, Professor David Soskice
This discussion will explore the pressures facing Europe’s welfare states in a time of austerity, an aging population...
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Human Capital, Inequality and Tax Reform: Recent Past and Future Prospects
Recorded on: 10 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Sir Richard Blundell
Even before the financial crisis many developed economies were facing growing inequality and struggling to maintain...
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Class Matters: the working class in contemporary Britain
Recorded on: 10 March 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Selina Todd
Drawing on the testimonies of hundreds of people, Dr Todd refutes the claim that class is dead and exposes some of the...
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Who Cooked Adam Smith's Dinner? Women and Economics
Recorded on: 9 March 2015
Speaker(s): Katrine Marçal
Katrine Marçal charts the myth of ‘economic man’ – from its origins at Adam Smith’s dinner table to its adaptation by...
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A Conversation with Eric Ries
Recorded on: 6 March 2015
Speaker(s): Eric Ries
Eric Ries (@ericries) is an entrepreneur and author of the New York Times bestseller The Lean Startup: How Constant...
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Beyond the Cold War: how summits shaped the new world order
Recorded on: 5 March 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Kristina Spohr, Sir Rodric Braithwaite, Sir Roderic Lyne, Professor Arne Westad
Personal summitry, more than structural factors, shaped the peaceful ending of and exit from the Cold War. This lecture...
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On Civil Disobedience
Recorded on: 5 March 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Kimberley Brownlee
When is it permissible to resort to civil disobedience? Do we sometimes have a moral duty to do so? Should we be...
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Touching and Feeling
Recorded on: 5 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor David J. Linden
Professor Linden will explore the biology of touch ranging from sex to pain to caress, paying particular attention to...
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Why We Should Talk to Terrorists
Recorded on: 5 March 2015
Speaker(s): Jonathan Powell
Jonathan Powell was chief of staff to Tony Blair and the chief British negotiator on Northern Ireland. In his new book...
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Yes, it is a Curse: politics and the adverse impact of natural-resource riches
Recorded on: 4 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Francesco Caselli
Professor Caselli will ask whether recent economic research could shed new light on the political and economic impact...
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Power and Order, Peace and War: lessons for Asia from 1914-18
Recorded on: 3 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Hugh White
Could it all happen again? Professor White will argue that imagining a new regional order to fit the fast-changing...
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Law, Economics and the Republic of Beliefs
Recorded on: 3 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Kaushik Basu, Professor Amartya Sen, Professor Lord Nicholas Stern
Kaushik Basu (@kaushikcbasu) is Senior Vice President and Chief Economist of the World Bank. He is the second World...
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Clean Energy and Renaissance: a report from the race between revolution and collapse
Recorded on: 2 March 2015
Speaker(s): Jeremy Leggett
A solar revolution is unfolding at a speed that is taking even the solar industry by surprise. But years of blindness...
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Gender and the Brain
Recorded on: 2 March 2015
Speaker(s): Professor John Dupré, Professor Gina Rippon
Are there ‘hardwired’ psychological differences between men and women? Do these alleged differences show that gender...
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Literary Festival 2015: Changing Worlds
Recorded on: 28 February 2015
Speaker(s): Neel Mukherjee, Elif Shafak
What are the foundations of society? Two award-winning writers look at the underpinnings of cultures and societies in...
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Literary Festival 2015: Visions of Future Humans: science fiction and human enhancement
Recorded on: 28 February 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Caroline Edwards, Professor Adam Roberts, Anders Sandberg
Utopian and dystopian visions of technologically manipulated and enhanced human beings have always been central...
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Literary Festival 2015: Is There Life in the Novel of Ideas?
Recorded on: 28 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Peter Boxall, Jennie Erdal, Andrew O’Hagan
Is the 'novel of ideas' an outdated genre or are we witnessing its resurgence? What answers can it offer to...
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Literary Festival 2015: The Stones of Venice: foundations and future
Recorded on: 28 February 2015
Speaker(s): Polly Coles, Jane Da Mosto, Liza Fior, Jonathan Keates
Venice has captivated artists and writers for hundreds of years, but in a city whose literal foundations are under...
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Literary Festival 2015: Communicating Chronic Pain
Recorded on: 28 February 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Yasmin Gunaratnam, Dr Deborah Padfield, Jude Rosen
Pain is notoriously hard to communicate to others. Scholars have debated the relationship between pain and language:...
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Literary Festival 2015: Rebellion and Foundation: Southeast Asia, the UK and 50 years of development
Recorded on: 28 February 2015
Speaker(s): Ahmad Zakii Anwar, Nickson Fong, Yang-May Ooi
This year the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) becomes an integrated economic community. The year caps...
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Literary Festival 2015: Digital Personhood and Identity
Recorded on: 28 February 2015
Speaker(s): Luke Dormehl, Aleks Krotoski, Professor Sonia Livingstone, Professor Andrew Murray
What are the foundations of our identity in the digital age? As digital devices make and manage more and more decisions...
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Literary Festival 2015: Rerum Cognoscere Causas: understanding our classical foundations
Recorded on: 28 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Barbara Graziosi, Edith Hall, Tom Holland, Sir Peter Stothard
This panel explores the Classical wellsprings of Western literature, reflecting on the continuing value and relevance...
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Literary Festival 2015: The Human Age? Art and Identity in the Anthropocene
Recorded on: 28 February 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Matthew Griffiths, Gaia Vince, Dr Kathryn Yusoff
The controversial designation “Anthropocene” names a geological epoch in which the planet has been irrevocably changed...
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Literary Festival 2015: Why Remember?
Recorded on: 28 February 2015
Speaker(s): Lisa Appignanesi, Darian Leader, Owen Sheers
This panel explores our relationship with our sometimes traumatic past, and asks why we should remember and what...
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Literary Festival 2015: Why Do You Write? And Can Knowing That Even Help? With Jonathan Gibbs
Recorded on: 28 February 2015
Speaker(s): Jonathan Gibbs
In this creative writing workshop we will be looking at the impulse to write, when they are so many reasons and excuses...
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Literary Festival 2015: Music and Poetry: common foundations
Recorded on: 27 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Ian Bostridge, Dr Armand D’Angour, Professor Fiona Sampson
This discussion explores the links between music and poetry and how much each art form contributes to the other, as...
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Literary Festival 2015: A Magna Carta for Humanity: homing in on human rights
Recorded on: 27 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Francesca Klug
The Magna Carta, sealed in 1215, has come to stand for the rule of law, curbs on executive power and the freedom to...
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Literary Festival 2015: High Culture and the Western Canon: has the fightback begun?
Recorded on: 27 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Sarah Churchwell, Jonty Claypole, Maya Jaggi, Frederic Raphael
With the BBC having announced a remake of Kenneth Clark's TV series Civilisation, and Melvyn Bragg’s intellectual...
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Literary Festival 2015: "My Purse, My Person": money and identity
Recorded on: 26 February 2015
Speaker(s): David Birch, Professor Nigel Dodd, Tom Hockenhull, Professor Nicky Marsh
As our money increasingly takes the form of plastic cards and mobile phones, rather than cash, new questions are being...
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The Minimum Wage in the UK and Beyond
Recorded on: 26 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Alan Manning, Nicola Smith
The Centre for Economic Performance has played an important role in the development of the UK’s National Minimum Wage,...
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Literary Festival 2015: Origins, Translations and Adaptation: from page to stage
Recorded on: 25 February 2015
Speaker(s): David Harsent, Jeremy Sams
Is a translation or adaptation bound always to be measured against the work on which it was founded, or can it take on...
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Literary Festival 2015: The Soul of the Marionette: a short inquiry into human freedom
Recorded on: 25 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor John Gray
John Gray draws together the religious, philosophic and fantastical traditions that question the very idea of human...
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An urbanising world: triumph or tragedy?
Recorded on: 25 February 2015
Speaker(s): Herbert Girardet
Prof. Herbert Girardet’s public lecture was based on his new book, Creating Regenerative Cities, published by Routledge...
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Literary Festival 2015: Thought Stories: philosophy for a young audience
Recorded on: 25 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Luc Bovens, Anne Fine, Peter Worley
Literature is a successful medium to introduce philosophy to school children. Our panel features a children’s author...
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Literary Festival 2015: Perceptions of Madness: understanding mental illness through art, literature and drama
Recorded on: 25 February 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Sarah Carr, Paul Farmer, Nathan Filer, Dr John McGowan
How mental illness is portrayed in art, literature and on TV can have a positive or negative effect on how the public...
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Literary Festival 2015: Commemorating 1815: politics and the arts after Waterloo
Recorded on: 25 February 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Tim Hochstrasser, Dr Kirsten Schulze, Professor Alan Sked, Dr Paul Stock
In the bicentenary anniversary of Waterloo, a panel of LSE historians reflect on the legacy of Napoleon's defeat. The...
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Literary Festival 2015: The China Dream
Recorded on: 24 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor William A Callahan, Chan Koonchung, Isabel Hilton
The 'China Dream' is the keyword of contemporary propaganda discourse in the People's Republic. This panel discusses...
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Literary Festival 2015: The 'School': the LSE from the Webbs to the Third Way
Recorded on: 24 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Michael Cox
In 1895 the LSE was born with little to suggest that it would one day become one of the most influential and respected...
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Middle East Border Geopolitics: established and emerging themes
Recorded on: 24 February 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Richard Schofield
In trying to make sense of the spontaneous appearance of new borderland spatialities in Syria and Iraq, as well as...
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Literary Festival 2015: Foundations of Faith
Recorded on: 24 February 2015
Speaker(s): Sarah Perry, Professor Graham Ward
A conversation exploring the role of religious belief in European life and literature.

Despite the increased...
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Literary Festival 2015: An Eye for Life
Recorded on: 24 February 2015
Speaker(s): Marion Coutts, Ali Smith
Ali Smith's How to be Both, in which the lives of a 15th-century fresco painter and a 21st-century Cambridge schoolgirl...
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Literary Festival 2015: Language, Landscape and Identity in Palestine
Recorded on: 23 February 2015
Speaker(s): Raja Shehadeh
Raja Shehadeh in conversation with Professor Craig Calhoun will discuss his new book, Language of War, Language of...
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Literary Festival 2015: Philanthropic Partnerships: innovation and social change
Recorded on: 23 February 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Lee Elliot Major, Clare Woodcraft-Scott
LSE's origins are rooted in philanthropy for change, with our foundation funded through Henry Hunt Hutchinson's bequest...
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Literary Festival 2015: Words in Time and Place
Recorded on: 23 February 2015
Speaker(s): David Crystal
If you lived in 1800, which words existed in English to let you talk about money or the weather? Or 1600? Or at any...
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Literary Festival 2015: A Little Gay History
Recorded on: 23 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Richard Parkinson
Richard Parkinson will present a ground-breaking LGBT history project by the British Museum, drawing on objects ranging...
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Ayn Rand, the Financial Crisis and the Age of Selfishness
Recorded on: 18 February 2015
Speaker(s): Darryl Cunningham
An illustrated lecture by graphic journalist Darryl Cunningham based on his new book, Supercrash: How To Hijack The...
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The Brain's Way of Healing: stories of remarkable recoveries and discoveries
Recorded on: 18 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Norman Doidge
In his new book The Brain’s Way of Healing, Norman Doidge shows the astonishing advances of neuroplasticity being used...
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Leaving the EU?
Recorded on: 17 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Damian Chalmers, Professor Carol Harlow, Dr Jan Komarek, Dr Jo Eric Khushal Murkens
Has the European Union reached the end of the road in the UK? The country has taken on a competence review aimed at...
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Are Welfare Programmes Just Keeping People Out of Work? An Economist's Take on Benefits Street
Recorded on: 17 February 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Camille Landais
Dr Landais will examine the latest research into the best ways of determining the optimal level of welfare provision...
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Structural Crisis of the Modern World-System
Recorded on: 16 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Immanuel Wallerstein
Immanuel Wallerstein (@iwallerstein) is Senior Research Scientist in Sociology at Yale University. He is the former...
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The Challenge of Big Data for the Social Sciences
Recorded on: 16 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Kenneth Benoit, Kenneth Cukier
The ubiquity of "big data" about social, political and economic phenomena has the potential to transform the way we...
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Investor Protection in TTIP: fading democracy or new generation?
Recorded on: 12 February 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Jan Kleinheisterkamp, Professor Martti Koskenniemi
The Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) provisions in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)...
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Children's Rights in the Digital Age
Recorded on: 11 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Sonia Livingstone, John Carr, Professor Robin Mansell
Are children’s rights enhanced or undermined by access to the internet? Charters and manifestos for the digital age are...
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How Good We Can Be: ending the mercenary society and building a great country
Recorded on: 11 February 2015
Speaker(s): Will Hutton
A compelling and sharply insightful lecture that will examine the state of Britain today and look forward to the...
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Syria and the Future of the State Order in the Levant
Recorded on: 11 February 2015
Speaker(s): Steven Heydemann
As the Syrian conflict nears its fourth anniversary, it poses a growing threat to the stability of the state order in...
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Tuition Fees Assist Access: discuss
Recorded on: 11 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Nicholas Barr, Martin Lewis
Nicholas Barr has been described as one of the architects of student loans and tuition fees, and in particular of the...
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Hong Kong: the struggle at the end of history
Recorded on: 10 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Conor Gearty, Raymond Li, Professor Danny Quah, Isabella Steger
The Umbrella Revolution has re-ignited a global debate on democracy. Why have the dynamics in this small ex British...
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Philosophy, the Public and Other Subjects
Recorded on: 10 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Simon Glendinning
50 years ago Professor Glendinning gave an inaugural lecture arguing for the abolition of inaugural lectures. His...
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Women, Peace and Security Centre Launch Event
Recorded on: 10 February 2015
Speaker(s): William Hague MP, Angelina Jolie Pitt, Professor Christine Chinkin
LSE today hosted First Secretary of State William Hague and UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie Pitt to launch the UK’s...
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On Informed Consent
Recorded on: 9 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Baroness O’Neill, Professor Jonathan Wolff
Informed consent is not the most fundamental ethical standard, but a means of securing respect for other, more basic...
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STAR: using visual economic models to engage stakeholders to increase value in the NHS
Recorded on: 5 February 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Mara Airoldi, Professor Gwyn Bevan, Siân Williams
STAR is the Socio-Technical Allocation of Resource which has been designed, through an eight-year research programme at...
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How to See into the Future
Recorded on: 5 February 2015
Speaker(s): Tim Harford
Tim Harford will explain what’s really going on in the large-scale economic world – and what it means for us all in the...
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What do the Greek elections mean for Greece’s future?
Recorded on: 5 February 2015
Speaker(s): Dionyssis G. Dimitrakopoulos, Daphne Halikiopoulou, Dimitri Vayanos
The outcome of the Greek election on 25th January is being watched closely by euro-zone leaders and the financial...
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The Age of Sustainable Development
Recorded on: 4 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs
In this public lecture Professor Sachs will talk about his upcoming book, The Age of Sustainable Development, which...
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Human Shield
Recorded on: 4 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Judith Butler
Recent debates about human shields in the summer bombardment of Gaza raised the question of how the unarmed human form...
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"Not in Our Name": contesting the (mis) use of psychological arguments in the immigration debate
Recorded on: 3 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Steve Reicher, Dr Suki Ali, Dr Caroline Howarth
Anti-immigration arguments rest on a series of unfounded psychological assumptions. Professor Reicher will propose a...
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The Butterfly Defect
Recorded on: 3 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Ian Goldin, Professor Danny Quah
Professor Goldin will address how global hyperconnectivity creates systemic risks and how this can be managed...
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Enriching our lives – why the Humanities and Social Sciences matter now
Recorded on: 3 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Julia Black, Greg Clark, Professor Lord Stern
In February 2014 the British Academy published Prospering Wisely, a multimedia resource which explores the nature of...
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A Stress Test Of The Welfare State
Recorded on: 2 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Tito Boeri
How did the welfare state in Europe cope with the Great Recession and the Eurozone crisis? While a lot of attention has...
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On Truth
Recorded on: 2 February 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Pascal Engel, Professor Simon Blackburn
Realists take truth to be a robust property of our thoughts and assertions, one which fits certain facts in the world....
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Hezbollah, Islamist Politics and International Society
Recorded on: 2 February 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Filippo Dionigi
Dr Dionigi will launch his new book on Hezbollah and Islamist politics, looking at how the norms of the liberal...
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Better Growth, Better Climate: cities and the new climate economy
Recorded on: 29 January 2015
Speaker(s): Graham Floater, Philipp Rode, Dimitri Zenghelis
This event is structured around research for the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate and the cities workstream...
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Materiality and Computer Art
Recorded on: 29 January 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Margaret Boden
Professor Boden will explore philosophical issues about art. Are computer artworks physical objects? Do they really...
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AEC 2015 – A Perspective from Business
Recorded on: 28 January 2015
Speaker(s): Dato Sri Nazir Razak
How will the ASEAN Economic Community change the political and economic landscape of Southeast Asia? What form will it...
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Extradition and the Erosion of Human Rights
Recorded on: 28 January 2015
Speaker(s): Gareth Peirce, Professor Saskia Sassen, Professor Jeanne Theoharis
Since 9/11 the rules governing extradition from the UK to the US have been systematically relaxed, and safeguards...
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Institutionalising Public Deliberation: empowerment or appeasement?
Recorded on: 28 January 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Laurence Monnoyer-Smith
France’s institutionalisation of public debate faces criticism as being an instrument for appeasement....
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Sovereigns, Vultures and Ignoble Cowardice
Recorded on: 27 January 2015
Speaker(s): Felix Salmon
Atrocious jurisprudence has plunged Argentina into an unwanted default and upended the world of sovereign debt....
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Foreign Fighters in Syria and Iraq: Motivations and Implications
Recorded on: 27 January 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Peter Neumann
Large numbers of foreigners, including many Europeans, have joined jihadist groups in the Syrian/Iraqi conflict. Who...
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The Organised Mind: thinking straight in the age of information overload
Recorded on: 26 January 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Daniel J Levitin
The information age is drowning us in a deluge of data, and it is becoming increasingly difficult to separate facts...
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The return of the 'German question'
Recorded on: 26 January 2015
Speaker(s): Hans Kundnani, Quentin Peel
A panel debate to mark the launch of Hans Kundnani's recently published book 'The Paradox of German Power'....
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Neighbours, Peers and Educational Achievement
Recorded on: 22 January 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Stephen Gibbons, Dr Tim Leunig, Professor Ruth Lupton
Many believe that education is very sensitive to the influence of school friends and neighbours. Professor Stephen...
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Hall of Mirrors
Recorded on: 21 January 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Barry Eichengreen
Popular understanding of the Great Depression shaped the response to the Great Recession. The experience of the Great...
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Being German, Becoming Muslim: race, religion, and conversion in the New Europe
Recorded on: 21 January 2015
Speaker(s): Dr Esra Özyürek, Dr Ruth Mandel, Dr Nasar Meer, Professor Joel Robbins
The panellists will discuss Dr Özyürek’s newly published book Being German, Becoming Muslim: race, religion, and...
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Defending Human Rights in Russia
Recorded on: 21 January 2015
Speaker(s): Dmitri Makarov, Dr Mary McAuley, Roman Udot
An unprecedented number of laws have been adopted in Russia over the past two years which dramatically restrict the...
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After Snowden
Recorded on: 20 January 2015
Speaker(s): Professor Ronald J Deibert, Dr Gus Hossein, Professor Sir David Omand, Professor Ronald W Pruessen
What are the implications of surveillance, big data, malware and hacking for individuals and societies? What...
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