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Department diary

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

October 2014

Wednesday 29th October

Social Policy Research Seminar: 
A Conversation Between Timothy Hildebrandt & 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

Thursday 30th October

Behavioural Economics Seminar|
Incentivising the Take-up of Energy Efficient Technologies and their Subsequent Impact on Use: Evidence from Field Experiments

Speaker: Dr Robert Metcalfe (University of Chicago)

Time: 17.15-18.30
Location: 32L.B.11

Thursday 30th October

LSE Health Public Lecture|
The Affordable Care Act in the US: How did it happen and where is it taking the health care system?

Speaker: Professor Lawrence D Brown

Time: 18.30-19.30
Location: CLM 3.02, Clement House

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

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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. Presentations by:

Maja Djundeva (University of Groningen): Partnership Trajectories and Biomarkers in Later Life: A life-course Approach 

Ben Wilson (LSE): Toward a greater understanding of assimilation and the impact of migration: Defining and testing convergence in the context of migrant fertility

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
Respondents: Polly Toynbee, 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), &  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

Friday 5th December

Social Policy Research Seminar

Speakers: Professor Paul Dolan & Dr Tania Burchardt  

Time: 12.00-13.30

Location:  Old 3.21, Old Building

Wednesday 10th December

Population Brown Bag Seminar:
Gender, Family and Academic Careers in Turkey


Presentation
by Dr Berkay Ozcan (LSE)

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

Tuesday 20th January

Social Policy Research Seminar

Speakers:
Dr Isabel Shutes & Professor Lucinda Platt.

Time:
12.00-13.30
Location: Vera Anstey Room, Old Building

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

Social Policy Research Seminar

Speakers:
Professor Mikko Myrskyla, Professor Emily Grundy & Dr Berkay Ozcan

Time: 09.00-10.30
Location: Graham Wallas 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

Wednesday 11th March

Social Policy Research Seminar

Speakers:
Professor Martin Knapp, Dr Jose-Luis Fernandez, & Professor Eileen Munro

Time: 16.30-18.00
Location: Graham Wallas Room

April 2015

May 2015

Wednesday 6th May

Social Policy Research Seminar

Speakers:
Professor Tim Newburn & Dr Sonia Exley

Time:12.00-13.30
Location: NAB 2.06, New Academic Building

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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