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May 13 2018

Dame Tessa Jowell, Professor in Practice

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It is with great sadness that we learnt of Tessa Jowell’s death. Tessa was Professor in Practice at LSE Cities and the Department of Government and contributed with energy and passion to our programmes. She was most recently at the … Continue reading

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Jan 3 2017

Professor Sir Tony Atkinson

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It is with great sadness that we announce Professor Sir Tony Atkinson, Centennial Professor at LSE, died on Sunday 1 January 2017. “We are very sad to report that Tony Atkinson died on the first of January. He was 72. Tony … Continue reading

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Jan 5 2015

Ulrich Beck

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LSE Director Professor Craig Calhoun pays tribute to the world-renowned sociologist, Professor Ulrich Beck, who died on 1 January 2015. On New Year’s Day 2015, LSE lost one of its most famous and distinguished faculty members. Ulrich Beck was among … Continue reading

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