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    Book Launch – Private Wealth and Public Revenue in South America

Book Launch – Private Wealth and Public Revenue in South America

The launch event for Dr Tasha Fairfield’s new book, Private Wealth and Public Revenue in Latin America, will take place next Wednesday (13th May) at 18:30 in 32L.G.03 (Lincoln’s Inn Fields).

About the book:

Inequality and taxation are fundamental problems of modern times. How and when can democracies tax economic elites? This book develops a theoretical framework that refines and integrates […]

Ken Shadlen wins Open Article prize for 2014

Ken Shadlen, along with Mark Manger (formerly of LSE), has been awarded the Open Article prize for 2014 from the Economics and Politics Section of the Latin American Studies Association. Their prizewinning paper, ‘Political Trade Dependence and North–South Trade Agreements’, was published in the International Studies Quarterly journal in March last year (full citation below). The research was funded by the […]

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    Ken Shadlen talk on “The WTO, Pharmaceutical Patents and Development: The North-South Politics of Global Health”

Ken Shadlen talk on “The WTO, Pharmaceutical Patents and Development: The North-South Politics of Global Health”

Ken Shadlen, Professor of Development Studies in the Department of International Development, will be giving a talk on “The WTO, Pharmaceutical Patents and Development: The North-South Politics of Global Health” at the Finnish Institute of International Affairs on Monday 2nd February.

“While references to a “North-South” divide often seem dated, one area with intense conflict along these lines remains global […]