Jenny McArthur is a lecturer at UCL Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy. Jenny has a background in civil engineering and economics and her research focuses on urban infrastructure governance, policy and finance. Twitter @jen_m_mcarthur

The Best Bookshops in Washington D.C., USA

Jenny McArthur takes us on a tour of the best bookshops in Washington D.C., USA. If there’s a bookshop that you […]

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    Book Review: Portfolio Society: On the Capitalist Modes of Prediction by Ivan Ascher

Book Review: Portfolio Society: On the Capitalist Modes of Prediction by Ivan Ascher

In Portfolio Society: On the Capitalist Modes of Prediction, Ivan Ascher explores how the abstraction and securitisation of risk in financial […]

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    Book Review: Suburban Planet: Making the World Urban from the Outside In by Roger Keil

Book Review: Suburban Planet: Making the World Urban from the Outside In by Roger Keil

Suburban Planet: Making the World Urban from the Outside In, authored by Roger Keil, emerges out of an eight-year […]

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    Book Review: The New Urban Crisis: Gentrification, Housing Bubbles, Growing Inequality and What We Can Do About It by Richard Florida

Book Review: The New Urban Crisis: Gentrification, Housing Bubbles, Growing Inequality and What We Can Do About It by Richard Florida

In The New Urban Crisis: Gentrification, Housing Bubbles, Growing Inequality and What We Can Do About It, Richard Florida […]

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    Book Review: A Few Hares to Chase: The Economic Life and Times of Bill Phillips by Alan Bollard

Book Review: A Few Hares to Chase: The Economic Life and Times of Bill Phillips by Alan Bollard

LSE economist and inventor Bill Phillips became world famous for The Phillips Curve. Yet, as A Few Hares to […]

Book Review: Becoming Jane Jacobs by Peter L. Laurence

With the publication of The Death and Life of Great American Cities in 1961 and her famous battle against New […]

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    Book Review: Currency Politics: The Political Economy of Exchange Rate Policy by Jeffry A. Frieden

Book Review: Currency Politics: The Political Economy of Exchange Rate Policy by Jeffry A. Frieden

Exchange rates are vital to the functioning of an economy, so what determines the currency policies that governments choose […]

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    The Monthly Roundup: What Have You Been Reading in February 2016 on LSE Review of Books?

The Monthly Roundup: What Have You Been Reading in February 2016 on LSE Review of Books?

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    Book Review: This is London: Life and Death in the World City by Ben Judah

Book Review: This is London: Life and Death in the World City by Ben Judah

In This is London: Life and Death in the World City, journalist Ben Judah returns to the city in […]

Book Review: What is Urban History? by Shane Ewen

In What is Urban History?, Shane Ewen provides an enjoyable, coherent and informative primer on the importance of urban […]

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