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  • Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:28:54

    The Rockefeller Foundation Launches Economic Council Focused on Planetary Health

    Nicholas Stern has been named on The Rockefeller Foundation Economic Council on Planetary Health. This assembly of global experts will demonstrate the economic and policy case for the emerging field of planetary health.
  • Mon, 06 Feb 2017 13:47:00

    Fellowship Applications Now Open

    LSE India Observatory is now accepting applications for the Sir Ratan Tata and Subir Chowdhury Fellowships.
  • Thu, 26 Jan 2017 16:26:03

    Investing for Economic and Social Development: UK-China Partnerships Under the New Silk Road

    The first direct freight train arrived in Barking, London, from Yiwu in Zhejiang province, China, which opens new opportunities for trade and investment for post-Brexit UK. The One Belt One Road (OBOR) provides possibilities for enhancing partnerships for sustainable growth, high-tech manufacturing, investments in knowledge and skills development, and global value chains between China, UK and countries along the New Silk Road. This study presents possibilities.
  • Tue, 24 Jan 2017 15:24:50

    China is shaping up to be a world leader on climate change

    Nicholas Stern comments on Xi Jinping's speech at the WEF and China's leadership role in climate change.
  • Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:09:35

    Davos 2017: 'Globalisation is biggest challenge'

    Lord Nicholas Stern says his biggest concern is protecting the spirit of globalisation that has long characterised the World Economic Forum. Also the UK should "make the best" of the situation once it leaves the European single market.
  • Tue, 10 Jan 2017 16:15:27

    Making education accessible for special needs children

    Dr Ruth Kattumuri comments on special needs education in India.
  • Mon, 14 Nov 2016 12:19:32

    Adivasi Fellowship Programme

    The LSE Inequality and Poverty Research Programme invites applications from Adivasi Scholars for the Adivasi Fellowship Programme.
  • Wed, 09 Nov 2016 12:03:41

    This is humankind's 'great urbanisation'. We must do it right, or the planet will pay

    The world will never again build cities as rapidly as it does this century. If we are serious about limiting global warming, tackling air pollution and promoting innovative, resource-efficient growth, there is a narrow window of opportunity. Professor Lord Stern and Dimitri Zenghelis writing in The Guardian.
  • Tue, 08 Nov 2016 12:08:29

    Job Opportunity in India

    Deputy Manager/Manager - Research: The candidate shall provide technical and operational support to evaluation, research and technical assistance projects across India. The work-mix includes project management, execution and business development. They are expected to use their thematic training in designing methodologies/processes for research and M&E assignments and proposals in the public health/public policy domain.
  • Wed, 02 Nov 2016 15:28:29

    10 years on from the Stern report: a low-carbon future is the 'only one available'

    Clean, green development is the sole route to future global economic growth, according to British economist Lord Nicholas Stern, with a continuation of polluting, high-carbon growth only leading to self-destruction.