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Were governments in countries with free media more likely to act during Covid-19 – and were their citizens more likely to comply with govt restrictions? Tim Besley & @SachaJDray @LSEEcon discuss with @timsvengali 🌍 🎧: podfollow.com/voxtalks @voxeu @cepr_org
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Happy #WorldElephantDay! 🐘🐘🐘 We are celebrating with a photo of our own Baby Tembo by Canadian sculptor Derrick Hudson, located on the Plaza outside the Library #PartOfLSE Did you know Tembo is the #Swahili word for #Elephant? blogs.lse.ac.uk/lsehistory/2…
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Earlier this year on #TheECBPodcast I spoke with my friend, @LSEnews Director Minouche Shafik, about how to build a more gender-equal world and #BreakTheBias at home, in education and at work. Did you miss it? Tune in here pod.link/1481819425/episode/…
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Online patient feedback may help hospitals in the UK to improve patient safety and reduce mortality rates, suggests new research by Alex Gillespie and Tom Reader, out now in Risk Analysis. Read the news story from @LSEnews lse.ac.uk/News/Latest-news-f…
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Why did the wealth of English dynasties suddenly drop after 1920, precisely coinciding with the advent of high inheritance taxes? 🤔@NJCummins from @LSEEcHistory used #BigData to investigate. lse.ac.uk/News/Latest-news-f…
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"My co-authors and I hope that our recent work on self-employment....will inform policy on how to protect and value such an important group in the UK economy." @LSEEcon PhD candidate @mariaventura05 talks about her research in this new Q&A. lse.ac.uk/Research/researche…
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The 🇺🇸 Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v Wade is expected to embolden conservative populist movements, while reenergising efforts to safeguard existing abortion rights around the world. Dr Rishita Nandagiri explains some of the global ripple effects. 👇 @rishie_
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And the winner is....🥁🥁🥁 David Chipperfield Architects has won the @RIBA competition to design 35 Lincoln's Inn Fields, which will be home to the Firoz Lalji Global Hub🎉🎉🎉 . Another amazing building for #lsecampus! lse.ac.uk/News/Latest-news-f…
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As the Bank of England announces its biggest interest rate hike in 27 years, @MethodologyLSE's Dr @kateesummers explains why low- and middle-income households have much less wiggle room to navigate the effects of inflation.
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Congratulations to Professor @lea_ypi, whose book "Free" - a memoir of coming of age amid Albania's political upheaval - is shortlisted for the #GordonBurnPrize. The prize awards writing that "pushes boundaries, crosses genres, or otherwise challenges readers’ expectations".
Thrilled to announce the shortlist for #GordonBurnPrize 2022, celebrating the year's boldest and most innovative fiction and non-fiction 🔥 Huge congratulations to shortlisted writers @d_whitehouse @PretiTaneja @GMacraeBurnet @jeffersonmargo @lea_ypi newwritingnorth.com/news/sho…
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Alumni Survey! 📣 We are curious about how we can support our alumni community. 🙌 By sharing your thoughts, you can help us offer the opportunities that matter to you most. ❤️ Complete the survey for a chance to win £250. 💸 ➡️ bit.ly/3vsTnvV #PartOfLSE
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LSE LACC's Jenny Pearce joint research with Juan David Velasco Montoya has been featured in the pages of Colombia's @elespectador. In this story, @jdlaverde9 reports that since 1991 only 1,281 people have owned power in Colombia. Read more here: elespectador.com/politica/12…
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Publish with @LSEPress! 📚 Inviting book proposals for new #openaccess titles to publish in 2023 & beyond, from all LSE disciplines. Read more here 👇 press.lse.ac.uk/site/publish…
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Have you been bingeing #InventingAnna or #The Dropout this summer? @MediaLSE PhD researcher @kat_hig explores why TV series and films about female scammers have become so popular.
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