LSE academics join Nobel laureates in quest to explain inequalities

In 2015, the economists Angus Deaton and Anne Case published a paper which claimed to have made a discovery that soon reverberated around the developed world: middle-aged, white Americans were dying at an alarmingly fast rate. Unlike nearly every other…

Open Book: Mental Health and… Pressure

Everyone’s mental health is different. No two people experience their environment in the same way, and so the pressures and difficulties we face at LSE are as diverse as the student body itself. This blog is an exploration of how…

ESRC Grants Funding to Three LSE Research Centres

The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) has granted transition funding to three leading research centres based at the London School of Economics for them to continue their work. This move is part of a new funding model which saw…