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Department diary

Please refer to this diary regularly for any additions / updates.

October 2014

Thursday 16th October

Department of Social Policy Public Conversation|:
Hand to Mouth: the truth about being poor in a healthy world

Speaker: Linda Tirado
Chair: Rowan Harvey

Time: 18.30-20.00
Location: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House

Wednesday 22nd October

CASE- Welfare Policy Analysis Seminar
Unemployment and real wages in the big squeeze

Speaker: Stephen Machin (CEP, LSE and University College London)

Time: 13.00-14.00

Location: Room 1.04, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields

Wednesday 22nd October

Department of Social Policy Public Lecture|:
Happiness by Design

Speaker: Professor Paul Dolan
Chair: Professor Elaine Fox

Time: 18.30-20.00
Location: The OLD Theatre, followed by a reception in the Atrium

Thursday 23rd October

Departmental Welcome Reception for New Students.

Time: 18.00-20.00
Location: Senior Dining Room, 5th floor, Old Building

Friday 24th October

ALPHA research unit launch event|

Time: 14.00-18.00
Location: Room TW1 9.04, Tower One, Clements's Inn

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Wednesday 29th October

Social Policy Research Seminar: 
A Conversation Between Timothy Hildebrandt and David Lewis on
Undertaking research on nongovernmental public action in difficult settings: methodological and ethical dilemma

Time: 09.00-10.30
Location:  Graham Wallas Room (5th floor Old Building)
Wednesday 29th October

Population Brown Bag Seminar:
Explaining Ethnic Differences in Female Labour Force Participation: The Role of Cultural Factors

Presentation by Yassine Khoudja (University of Utrecht)

Time: 13.00-14.00
Location: CLM.3.04, Clement House

Wednesday 29th October

Michaelmas Term Research Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Friday 31st October

LSEHSC Formal Seminar
What happened to the world's first NHS? Questions about New Zealand's health system at its 75th anniversary

Speaker: Professor Robin Gauld

Time: 12.30-13.45
Location: Room 1.04, New Academic Building

Registration link here|

November 2014

Wednesday 5th November

Michaelmas Term Staff-Student Meeting

Time: 16.00
Location: Graham Wallas Room

Wednesday 5th November

CASE-Social Exclusion Seminar:
Social policies to reconcile lower emissions with social equity

Speaker: Ian Gough (CASE, Grantham Research Institute LSE, University of Bath)

Time
: 16.30-18.00
Location: Room 1.04, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields

Wednesday 12th November

Population Brown Bag Seminar:
Partnership Trajectories and Biomakers in Later Life: A life-course Approach

Presentations by Maja Djundeva (University of Groningen) and Ben Wilson (LSE) TBC.

Time: 13.00-14.00

Location: CLM.3.04, Clement House

Wednesday 12th November

Department of Social Policy Public Lecture|:
Good Times Bad Times: the welfare myth of them and us

Speaker: Professor John Hills
Respondent: Polly Toynbee
Discussant: Professor Holly Sutherland
Chair: Professor Julian Le Grand

Time: 18.30-20.00
Location: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building

Wednesday 19th November

Michaelmas Term Teaching Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 19th November

CASE-Social Exclusion Seminar:
Multidimensional Poverty and Inequality

Speaker: Andrea Brandolini (Banca d'Italia)

Time
: 17.00-18.00
Location: Room 1.04, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields

Wednesday 26th November

Michaelmas Term Professors' Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 26th November

CASE- Social Exclusion Seminar:
Welfare Reform: the impact on housing associations, tenants and communities

Speakers: Anne Power , Eileen Herden & Bert Provan (LSE Housing and Communities)

Time
: 16.30-18.00
Location: Room 1.04, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields

Friday 28th November

CASE- Social Exclusion Seminar
:
Trajectories and transitions of disabled children and young people.

Speakers: Lucinda Platt, joint with Stella Chatzitheochari (University of Warwick), and Samantha Parsons (Institute of Education)
Chair: Tania Burchardt

Time: 16.00-18.30
Location: Room 1.04, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields

December 2014

Wednesday 3rd December

Population Brown Bag Seminar:

Culture of Migration with Conflict Perspective: The Turkish Case

Presentation by Prof Ibrahim Sirkeci (Regent's College)

Time: 13.00-14.00
Location:
CLM.3.04, Clement House

Wednesday 3rd December

CASE- Welfare Policy Analysis Seminar:
The implications of an EMU unemployment insurance scheme for supporting incomes

Speakers: Holly Sutherland & H. Xavier Jara (ISER University of Essex)

Time: 13.00-14.00
Location: Room 1.04, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields

Wednesday 10th December

Population Brown Bag Seminar.


Presentation
by Dr Berkay Ozcan

Time: 13.00-14.00
Location: CLM.3.04, Clement House

Wednesday 10th December

CASE- Welfare Policy Analysis Seminar:
Making growth work for everyone

Speakers: Lena Levy & Matthew Percival (Confederation of British Industry)

Time: 13.00-14.00
Location: Room 1.04, 32 Lincoln's Inn Fields

Wednesday 10th December

Michaelmas Term Staff Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Graham Wallas Room

January 2015

Wednesday 21st January

Lent Term Staff-Student Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Graham Wallas Room

February 2015

Wednesday 4th February

Lent Term Research Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 11th February

Lent Term Teaching Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 18th February

Lent Term Professors' Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

March 2015

Wednesday 4th March

Lent Term Staff-Student Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Graham Wallas Room

Wednesday 11th March

Lent Term Staff Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Graham Wallas Room

April 2015

May 2015

Wednesday 6th May

Summer Term Professors' Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 20th May

Summer Term Research Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 27th May

Summer Term Teaching Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

June 2015

Wednesday 10th June

Summer Term Professors' Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: TBC

July 2015

Wednesday 1st July

Summer Term Staff Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Graham Wallas Room

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