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The Power of Systems: How Policy Sciences Opened Up the Cold War World

Start: Dec 5, 2016 6:30:00 PM
End: Dec 5, 2016 8:00:00 PM

In this talk, Dr. Egle Rindzeviciute will discuss her new book 'The Power of Systems' (Cornell UP, 2016).  In The Power of Systems, Egle Rindzeviciute introduces readers to one of the best-kept secrets of the Cold War: the International Institute of Applied Systems Analysis, an international think tank established by the U.S. and Soviet governments to advance scientific collaboration.

Who are the global top 1%?

Start: Dec 7, 2016 12:30:00 PM
End: Dec 7, 2016 2:00:00 PM

Dr Paul Segal (King's College) will present his research on the global rich at this seminar, hosted by the UCL SSEES Centre for Comparative Studies of Emerging Economies.