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Public Lectures and Events: podcasts and videos

Other ways to catch-up with LSE's public event podcasts and videos

Older public event podcasts and videos
In addition to the podcasts listed here a catalogue of more than six hundred public event podcasts and videos dating from 1990 to 2006 can be found in the LSE Digital Library.

Forthcoming events
See the public events website, or view an RSS feed of forthcoming events, or follow events on Twitter.

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Reimagining Peacekeeping: gender, 'race' and militarisation in the global order

Recorded on: 20 September 2017

Speaker(s): Dr Marsha Henry

Marsha Henry argues for reimagining peacekeeping, which starts with a return to critical theories and concepts in order...

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The Tycoon and the Escort: the business of portraying women in newspapers

Recorded on: 19 September 2017

Speaker(s): Dr Marina Franchi, Katie Hind, Jane Martinson, Eleanor Mills, Allyson Zimmermann

This panel will discuss how the front pages of national newspapers portray women in terms of content and bylines....

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Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason

Recorded on: 18 September 2017

Speaker(s): Professor David Harvey

Leading Marxist scholar David Harvey discusses the profound insights and enormous power Marx’s analysis continues to...

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A Changing Germany in a Changing Europe? The German Elections and Implications for Europe

Recorded on: 14 September 2017

Speaker(s): Christian Odendahl,Professor William Paterson,Dr Natascha Zaun

The forthcoming elections in Germany have important implications for Germany, for Europe and international politics....

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If Only They Didn't Speak English: notes from Trump's America

Recorded on: 7 September 2017

Speaker(s): Jon Sopel

Jon Sopel, BBC North America Editor will be talking about his new book If Only They Didn’t Speak English – Notes from...

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A Place for All People

Recorded on: 6 September 2017

Speaker(s): Richard Rogers, Amanda Levete, Alan Yentob,

Richard Rogers, one of the world's leading architects and urban thinkers, discusses his life and work with architect...

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The Interplay of Markets and Politics

Recorded on: 6 September 2017

Speaker(s): Dr Axel A. Weber

Axel A. Weber, Group Chairman UBS and former President of the Bundesbank will be in conversation with Lutfey Siddiqi,...

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LSEIQ Ep5 - Why haven't we won the War on Drugs?

Recorded on: 9 August 2017

Speaker(s): Dr John Collins, Dr Michael Shiner, Danny Kushlick

We hope you’ve enjoyed listening to this year's programme of public events and that you'll stay tuned for the exciting...

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Islam in World Politics: Against the Conventional Wisdom

Recorded on: 8 August 2017

Speaker(s): John Sidel

Today’s on-going conflicts in Iraq, Syria, and elsewhere and recurring terrorist incidents have helped to reproduce and...

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New Developments in the Economics of Crime

Recorded on: 25 July 2017

Speaker(s): Stephen Machin

The lecture will present evidence on the determinants of criminality, with a focus on how economic incentives matter...

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Fate of the West: the battle to save the world's most successful political idea

Recorded on: 20 July 2017

Speaker(s): Bill Emmott

Liberal democracies of the West are in decline. A former editor of the Economist explains how they must change in order...

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Farewell to Globalization: Farewell to the Liberal World Order? The Populist Revolt from Brexit to Trump and beyond

Recorded on: 18 July 2017

Speaker(s): Michael Cox

Until very recently nearly everybody – with a few critical exceptions – insisted that globalization was the only way...

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First Confession: a sort of memoir

Recorded on: 11 July 2017

Speaker(s): Lord Patten

Chris Patten will in this talk use each phase of his life as a spur to reflect upon its contemporary situation -...

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Good Growth by Design – A Vision for London

Recorded on: 10 July 2017

Speaker(s): Sadiq Khan, Professor Ricky Burdett, Professor Sadie Morgan, Jackie Sadek

Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London, will set out his personal vision for London's future development, and discuss his...

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The Evolution of Global Inequalities: the impact on politics and the economy

Recorded on: 5 July 2017

Speaker(s): Professor Branko Milanovic

Branko Milanovic will discuss the recent evolution in global inequality and focus on the political implications of the...

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Emerging Financial Markets: Into the Mainstream, Unintended Policy Consequences and Secular Trends

Recorded on: 4 July 2017

Speaker(s): Andrew Dell, CEO Africa, HSBC

With growth and economic influence shifting South and East, this lecture presents a personal view of how global trends...

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Britain and France

Recorded on: 29 June 2017

Speaker(s): Edward Llewellyn

Edward Llewellyn, newly installed UK Ambassador in Paris and former Chief of Staff for David Cameron, will reflect on...

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International Law and New Wars

Recorded on: 21 June 2017

Speaker(s): Professor Christine Chinkin, Professor Mary Kaldor, Dr Javier Solana

By failing to address 'new wars' international law has added to insecurity. Is it time for a second generation human...

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Working the Phones: investigating control and resistance in the modern workplace

Recorded on: 21 June 2017

Speaker(s): Jamie Woodcock, Dr Alpa Shah

Jamie Woodcock goes undercover in a call centre to reveal the plight of over a million workers employed in the UK’s...

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Marketplaces and Market Design

Recorded on: 15 June 2017

Speaker(s): Professor Alvin Roth

Nobel laureate Alvin Roth will deliver this year’s Morishima Lecture on the topics of game theory, market design and...

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