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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
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The History of China's Future

Recorded on: 26 May 2016

Speaker(s): Isabel Hilton, Dr Leigh Jenco, Professor Jeffrey Wasserstrom

In China, history isn't just about the past - it shapes the future. With the rise of China over the past four decades,...

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Slippery Slope: Europe's troubled future

Recorded on: 26 May 2016

Speaker(s): Giles Merritt

Slippery Slope is far from the usual run of uncritical EU-related studies. Its aim is to set alarm bells ringing across...

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Challenging Inequalities

Recorded on: 25 May 2016

Speaker(s): Shami Chakrabarti, Duncan Green, Phumeza Mlungwana

This panel will debate different approaches to addressing key inequalities. Shami Chakrabarti is the Former Director of...

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Cities for a Small Continent

Recorded on: 24 May 2016

Speaker(s): Professor Bruce Katz, Professor Anne Power

Cities for a Small Continent is an international handbook, drawing together 10 years of ground-level research into the...

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The Single EU Capital Market: progress and challenges

Recorded on: 23 May 2016

Speaker(s): Jonathan Hill

The development of a single capital market in Europe is one of the major undertakings of the Juncker Commission....

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Somalia's Foreign Policy Priorities

Recorded on: 20 May 2016

Speaker(s): Dr Abdusalam H Omer

In this lecture the Foreign Minister will present Somalia's newly adopted foreign policy. He will also discuss the...

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Surveillance and the Public Sphere: confronting a democratic dilemma

Recorded on: 19 May 2016

Speaker(s): Oscar H Gandy Jr, Professor Louise Amoore

The increasingly precise segmentation and targeting of commercial messages has been enabled in large part through the...

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Politics Beyond Interest: ethics, kinship and the collective self in Argentine labour unions

Recorded on: 19 May 2016

Speaker(s): Dr Sian Lazar

Taking inspiration from how Malinowski approached exchange, magic and law, Dr Lazar explores some of the realms of...

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Rebuilding the Politics of Hope

Recorded on: 17 May 2016

Speaker(s): Jeremy Corbyn

Trust and belief in politicians is low, while the crash has broken the idea that each generation will be better off....

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Taxes, Targets, and the Social Cost of Carbon

Recorded on: 12 May 2016

Speaker(s): Professor Robert Pindyck

In the Economica-Coase Lecture 2016, Professor Pindyck, one of the world’s leading micro-economists will discuss his...

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Race, Reform and the New Retrenchment: the perils of post-racialism after Obama

Recorded on: 11 May 2016

Speaker(s): Professor Kimberlé Crenshaw

Heightening tensions in the US over police killings of black people have undermined confidence that the election of...

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The Rise and Fall of American Growth

Recorded on: 11 May 2016

Speaker(s): Professor Robert J Gordon

Professor Gordon will examine the history of economic growth in the USA, and explore solutions needed to overcome the...

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Rights Under Pressure: practising constitutional law in turbulent times

Recorded on: 10 May 2016

Speaker(s): Professor Susanne Baer

Dynamics of globalisation, which include mass migration, international terrorism, and global trade, as well as the rise...

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Should We Stay or Should We Go?

Recorded on: 10 May 2016

Speaker(s): Professor Danny Dorling

The UK fares unfavourably in relation to other large countries in the EU in terms of health, educational fairness,...

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Rethinking the Global Monetary System

Recorded on: 10 May 2016

Speaker(s): Dr Raghuram Rajan

The global financial crisis has shaken up the international financial architecture. Regulatory changes and...

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Service Automation: robots and the future of work

Recorded on: 9 May 2016

Speaker(s): Professor Mary Lacity, Professor Leslie Willcocks

It’s predicted that five million jobs will be performed by robots in the next ten years. Contrary to the fears...

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Religion, Security and Strategy: an unholy trinity?

Recorded on: 9 May 2016

Speaker(s): Professor Gwen Griffith-Dickson

The uneasy relationship between the state and religion is most sharply seen in the context of security, terrorism and...

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Lakatos Award Lectures

Recorded on: 5 May 2016

Speaker(s): Professor Gordon Belot, Professor David Malament

The Lakatos Award is given for an outstanding contribution to the philosophy of science. This year’s Award winners,...

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Protect and Develop

Recorded on: 5 May 2016

Speaker(s): Sir David Chipperfield

In this lecture renowned British architect David Chipperfield will discuss the current state of planning in London and...

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The New Politics of State, Class and Trade Union Power

Recorded on: 4 May 2016

Speaker(s): Frances O’Grady

With organised labour under attack and a new economy making working life tougher, are there opportunities for unions to...

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