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Our consulting and custom programmes clients in Spain have included Caja Madrid, la Caixa, MAPFRE, BBVA, Santander, the Stock Exchange Institute of Madrid, Diputación Foral de Bizkaia, Patronat Catalunya Mon and many others.

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    Will we live to 100? LSE Masterclass on the ageing population

Will we live to 100? LSE Masterclass on the ageing population

Will we live to a hundred? This is the question that Michael Murphy, Professor of Demography at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), will be asking at the second in this year’s series of LSE Masterclasses hosted at the Fundación Ramón Areces (FRA) in Madrid (23 – 25 May 2016).

A Brexit roundup

Adam Austerfield, Director of Global Market Development at LSE Enterprise and Regional Vice-President of the British Chamber of Commerce in Spain was interviewed about the effects of Brexit on UK nationals in Spain. ‘In the 1970s, when Britain joined the EU, the trade patterns changed fundamentally and underpinned growth in the 80s and 90s. Existing and new trade links would be affected, and people setting up businesses in Spain might look for trade partners other than the UK.’

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    LSE Masterclass in Climate Change – After Paris what next?

LSE Masterclass in Climate Change – After Paris what next?

‘Public interest in the topic here in Spain remains high. Rightfully so, as the policies discussed will decide nothing less than the future of our planet.’

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Too much choice? Making pensions decisions

Too much choice? LSE pensions expert Professor Nicholas Barr is featured in El Mundo

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    LSE Enterprise welcomes students for the third Global Dimensions Programme

LSE Enterprise welcomes students for the third Global Dimensions Programme

Last week 38 final undergraduate students from top universities in Spain, Portugal, France, Germany and Turkey arrived at LSE for the six-month Global Dimensions Programme.

Last LSE Masterclass in Social Science of 2015

This is a terrific programme pulling together an independent expert from LSE Enterprise talking on Europe, one of the great observers of the American scene reflecting on the US in 2015, and myself challenging the view that the West and the United States are in terminal decline in the so-called Asian century. With an engaged group of senior professionals discussing the major issues of the day, one would be hard pressed to find a more stimulating environment. Professor Michael Cox, LSE IDEAS

Last chance for the LSE Masterclasses in Madrid

Final call for applications for a free place on the final LSE Masterclass in Social Science: Spain, the EU and USA: What future do they have in the new global economy?

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    Cloud computing, disruptive technologies and digital innovation

Cloud computing, disruptive technologies and digital innovation

The composition and dynamic of what was an exceptionally engaging and curious group contributed to the superb feedback we received from participants and academics alike. The next masterclass will be held in December on the topic of Spain, the EU and the USA: What future do they have in the new Global Economy?

Welcoming eight young Basque professionals to LSE

LSE is known by its unique philosophy of teaching from a truly global perspective, surrounded by an entirely international community, so taking part in this programme implies learning and exploring something new every single day.

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    Apply now: Technology, Business and the Rise of the Machines

Apply now: Technology, Business and the Rise of the Machines

The next LSE Masterclass in Social Sciences will take place in Madrid from Monday 26 until Wednesday 28 October. The programme is free, kindly sponsored by Fundación Ramón Areces.

Fundación Rafael del Pino – Excellence Programmes

‘The vision of Luis Garicano and support of the Fundación Rafael del Pino has combined to make this a high value, high impact programme for the cohort and then for their colleagues and fellow scholars back in Spain.’

IEB Executive Private Banking: Santander Bank

LSE Enterprise has hosted a one-week programme with 26 participants from Santander Bank. They came from around the globe to expand their knowledge on the emerging geopolitical context, investors and policy perspectives, private banking future trends and international financial regulation.

Climate Change and the Global Economy Masterclass

With the Paris Conference of the Parties (COP), the most important global climate change convention, only six months away in December, there was unprecedented interest and demand for the 25 places at the Masterclass.

Global Dimensions Programme: the internship

The 25 students from the Global Dimensions Programme are currently undertaking a 12-week internship in London.
Marta Hernández, Pedro Belda and XiaoJing Ye give us the lowdown on their internship and their experiences.

Why Nations Matter – summary

The talk ‘Why Nations Matter’ pointed out the importance that nations have in this special period of globalisation and changes. The debate moved quickly to nationalism and specific areas of Catalan interest, with Professor Calhoun reiterating the integrated nature of modern existence.

Why Nations Matter

LSE, LSE Alumni in Spain and ALSEC (LSE Alumni Association of Catalonia) invite you to a public event with Professor Craig Calhoun, LSE Director, who will deliver a talk on ‘Why Nations Matter’. The event will take place on 11 June at Fundacio Mies Van der Rohe Pavilion, Barcelona, followed by a drinks reception.

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    Apply for a free LSE Masterclass in Climate Change and Global Economy

Apply for a free LSE Masterclass in Climate Change and Global Economy

The next LSE Masterclass in Social Sciences will take place in Madrid from Monday 6 until Wednesday 8 July. The programme is free, kindly sponsored by the Fundación Ramón Areces.

First LSE Masterclass in Social Science of 2015

The European economic crisis has threatened to destroy the Union and 2015’s first Masterclass, with the Fundación Ramón Areces, focused on the transformation of politics in Europe.

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    Scholarships to study European Political Economy and Finance at LSE

Scholarships to study European Political Economy and Finance at LSE

A selected group of eight participants from the Basque Country will have the opportunity to undertake an eleven-week programme at LSE this October. This programme will be generously sponsored by Diputación Foral de Bizkaia.

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    Ciudadanos: the ‘tortoise’ that may beat the ‘hare’ – a EUROPP blog post

Ciudadanos: the ‘tortoise’ that may beat the ‘hare’ – a EUROPP blog post

Jose Javier Olivas of LSE argues on the European Politics and Policy blog that while Podemos has received greater media attention, the more moderate and constructive reformist agenda pursued by Ciudadanos is likely to give them a better chance of shaping the actions of future Spanish governments.

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