Monday, 10 March 2008

Lord Stern's Maiden Speech in the House of Lords

The text and video link to Lord Stern of Brentford's Maiden Speech last Thursday, 6 March is now available.

Friday, 7 March 2008

Polarisation and Conflict Conference at LSE

The final meeting of the Polarisation and Conflict (PAC) Project, sponsored by the Community Sixth Framework was held at STICERD on 7 and 8 March 2008. Participants include Gerald Schneider, Eliana La Ferrara, Oeindrila Dube, Timothy Besley, James Fearon, Marta Reynal-Querol, Saumitra Jha, Benjamin Olken, Edward Miguel, Kalle Moene.

In addition there was a presentation of PAC findings by Joan Esteban and Gerald Schneider and a Roundtable with James Fearon, Anke Hoeffler and Edward Miguel.