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Duncan Green: How do you keep 100 students awake on a Friday afternoon?

There’s a character in a Moliere play who is surprised and delighted to learn that he has been speaking prose all his life without knowing it. I thought of him a couple of weeks into my new post as a Professor in Practice in LSE’s International Development Department, when I realized I had been using ‘iterative adaptation’ to work out how best […]

Duncan Green’s reflections on joining the Department as a Professor in Practice

Dr Duncan Green, strategic adviser for Oxfam GB and author of ‘From Poverty to Power’, will be joining the Department of International Development in January 2015 as a ‘Professor in Practice’.

Read his thoughts on his new role, (and his first impressions of the department) on his Oxfam blog: ‘Measuring academic impact: discussion with my new colleagues at the LSE’.