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Department diary

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

January 2015

Wednesday 28th January

CASE: Invitation to the launch of the Coalition's Social Policy Record: Policy, Spending and Outcomes 2010-2015

Time: 9.00- 12.30
Location: Mary Sumner House, 24 Tufton St, Westminster, SW1P 3RB

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Thursday 29th January

Third London Behavioural Experimental Group Seminar:

Competence versus trustworthiness: what do voters care about?
Speaker: Professor Daniel J Zizzo (University of Newcastle)

Ethnic polarisation, gender roles, and punishment in Public Good Games
Speaker
: Professor Pablo Branas-Garza (Middlesex University)

Time: 17.00-19.00
Location: Senate House Library, Seng Teng Lee Centre, Malet Street, WC1E 7HU

February 2015

Wednesday 4th February

LSE Health and Social Care Seminar:
Avoidable harm, unwarranted variation and diffusion in the treatment of acute myocardial infarction

Speaker: Duncan McPherson (Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust & University College London)

Time: 12.30-13.30
Location: TW2 2.04

Registration linkhttp://lsehscformalmcphearson.eventbrite.co.uk|

Wednesday 4th February

CASE Welfare Policy and Analysis Seminar:
Election special: The outlook for living standards

Speaker: Gavin Kelly (Resolution Foundation)

Time : 12.45-14.00
Location: 32L 1.04
Wednesday 4th February

Population Brown Bag Seminar:

How do cooperation and conflict within the family influence fertility?
A cross-cultural analysis
 

Speaker: Dr Rebecca Sear (LSHTM)

Time : 13.00-14.00
Location:  TW2.3.03

Wednesday 4th February

Lent Term Research Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Thursday 5th February

LSE Behavioural Economics Seminar:
Dynamic consistency in collective decisions

Speaker: Professor Enrico Diecidue (INSEAD)

Time: 17.15-18.30
Location: 32L.B.11, 32 Lincolns Inn Fields

Wednesday 11th February

Lent Term Teaching Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 11th February

Department of Social Policy Public Lecture:
How Good We Can Be: Ending the Mercenary Society and Building a Great Country|

Speaker: Will Hutton
Chair: Professor Sir John Hills
Time: 18.30-20.00
Location: Old Theatre, Old Building

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

LSE Health and Social Care Seminar:
The importance of perinatal mental health for child development; the individual, social and economic costs

Speaker: Vivette Glover (Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London)

Time: 12.30-13.30
Location: TW2 2.04

Registration linkhttp://lsehscformalglover.eventbrite.co.uk|

Wednesday 18th February

Population Brown Bag Seminar:
Diverse family forms, and children’ outcomes: evidence from the MCS

Speakers: Elena Mariani, Dr Alice Goisis, Dr  Berkay Özcan

Time : 13.00-14.00
Location: TW2.3.03

Wednesday 18th February

Lent Term Professors' Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Webb Room

Wednesday 25th February

CASE Welfare Policy and Analysis Seminar:
Election special: Where next for welfare policy?

Speaker: Jonathan Portes (National Institute of Economic and Social Research)

Time : 12.45-14.00
Location: 32L 1.04

Wednesday 25th February

Department of Social Policy/PSSRU LSE Literary Festival Discussion:
Perceptions of Madness: understanding mental illness through art, literature and drama|

Speakers including Nathan Filer and others TBC
Chair: Professor Martin Knapp

Time: 17.00-18.30
Location: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building

Thursday 26th February

Department of Social Policy Literary Festival Conversation:
Global Development and Modern Fiction|

Speaker: Zia Haider Rahman
Chair: Professor David Lewis

Time: 18.30-20.00
Location: Thai Theatre, New Academic Building

March 2015

Wednesday 4th March

Population Brown Bag Seminar:
Education and health knowledge: evidence from UK compulsory schooling reforms

Speaker: Dr Grace Lordan 

Time : 13.00-14.00
Location: TW2.3.03

Wednesday 4th March

Lent Term Staff-Student Meeting

Time: 14.30
Location: Graham Wallas Room

Wednesday 11th March

CASE Welfare Policy and Analysis Seminar:
Election special: The outlook for social policy


Speaker:
 Ruth Lupton (University of Manchester and CASE)

Time : 12.45-14.00
Location: 32L 1.04

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

Wednesday 18th March

Population Brown Bag Seminar:
Democratization and Cross-Country Differences in Infant Mortality Decline in Africa, 1980-2010: Evidence from Time Series Analysis.

Speaker:
Dr Moshi Herman

Time : 13.00-14.00
Location: TW2.3.03

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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