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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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Outside Insight: navigating a world drowning in data

Recorded on: 17 October 2017

Speaker(s): Jorn Lyseggen

The Internet has changed the way we make decisions, but the way executives make decisions hasn't changed at all. Board...

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Economics for the Common Good

Recorded on: 17 October 2017

Speaker(s): Professor Jean Tirole

When Jean Tirole won the 2014 Nobel Prize in Economics, he suddenly found himself being stopped in the street by...

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Indonesia in ASEAN: reconciliation, active engagement and strategic reassessment

Recorded on: 17 October 2017

Speaker(s): Dr Rizal Sukma

Emerging from domestic political turmoil of 1966, Indonesia sought to re-orient its foreign policy of anti-west and...

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Report It. Stop It: how can reports of sexual harassment and sexual violence change the culture

Recorded on: 16 October 2017

Speaker(s): Dr Jennifer Cirone, Winnie Li, Dr Tiffany Page, Professor Alison Phipps, Fiona Waye

Through discussion, the panellists will examine the work that is underway to reform academic institutions, with a focus...

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The Political Economy of Monetary Solidarity: understanding the euro experiment

Recorded on: 12 October 2017

Speaker(s): Philippe Legrain, Professor Helen Thompson, Professor Jonathan White, Waltraud Schelkl

Creating the European monetary union between diverse and unequal nation states is one of the biggest social experiments...

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The Environment And The Economy: fostering clean growth in the 21st century

Recorded on: 11 October 2017

Speaker(s): Catherine McKenna

Catherine McKenna, Canadian Minister of Environment and Climate Change will speak to Canada’s climate actions and the...

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Out of the Wreckage: a new politics for an age of crisis

Recorded on: 10 October 2017

Speaker(s): George Monbiot

A toxic ideology rules the world – of extreme competition and individualism. It misrepresents human nature, destroying...

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The New Urban Crisis

Recorded on: 9 October 2017

Speaker(s): Professor Richard Florida

In recent years, the young, educated, and affluent have surged back into cities, reversing decades of suburban flight...

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Where Next for Labour?

Recorded on: 5 October 2017

Speaker(s): Dr Stephen Fisher, Rachel Shabi, Lord Wood

After a shock election result, a panel of leading analysts will ask what lies ahead for Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour and what...

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Red Famine: Stalin's war on Ukraine, and why it still matters

Recorded on: 4 October 2017

Speaker(s): Professor Anne Applebaum

In 1932-33, nearly four million Ukrainians died of starvation, having been deliberately deprived of food. Anne...

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Is Social Science Possible?

Recorded on: 4 October 2017

Speaker(s): Professor Daniel M. Hausman

Using economics as an example, this lecture addresses a perennial philosophical question that also occupied Auguste...

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A Proposal for Climate Justice

Recorded on: 3 October 2017

Speaker(s): Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs

As climate change intensifies, the issues of climate justice loom ever larger. Who owes what to whom as we confront...

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Man and Machine: the macroeconomics of the digital revolution

Recorded on: 2 October 2017

Speaker(s): Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs

The automation of robots and artificial intelligence is pretty well advanced in certain industries. The income now is...

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Is Post-Modernism to Blame for our Post-Truth World?

Recorded on: 2 October 2017

Speaker(s): Professor Mark Currie, Dr Alison Gibbons, Professor James Ladyman, Hilary Lawson

Did Derrida make us do it? Is our current situation the inevitable outcome of the intellectual adventuring of the...

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Financing Development: how the World Bank and other development institutions are meeting global needs

Recorded on: 29 September 2017

Speaker(s): Kristalina Georgieva

Demands on development assistance have risen in recent years, with pandemics, refugee crises and regional conflicts....

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The Future of Europe Post-Brexit

Recorded on: 28 September 2017

Speaker(s): Guy Verhofstadt

Guy Verhofstadt argues for a Europe that is united against challenges nation-states can no longer deal with on their...

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The Role of the Attorney General: in conversation with Shami Chakrabarti

Recorded on: 28 September 2017

Speaker(s): Baroness Chakrabarti

Shami Chakrabarti will discuss her position as Shadow Attorney General for England and Wales with questions from the...

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Politics and Language in the Age of Trump

Recorded on: 27 September 2017

Speaker(s): Mark Thompson

How did changes in political language influence the Brexit vote and the US election? And what do these changes mean for...

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You Are Being Tracked, Evaluated and Sold: an analysis of digital inequalities

Recorded on: 26 September 2017

Speaker(s): Professor Bev Skeggs, Dr Seeta Peña Gangadharan

If our personal data is traded in milliseconds up to 70k times per day, what does this mean? Should we care? Are we...

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Can National Politics Still Support International Integration? The Case of the EU

Recorded on: 25 September 2017

Speaker(s): Professor Mario Monti

60 years after its foundation, major tensions are facing the EU. From institutional to political and economic tensions,...

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