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Department of Economics

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27 April 2012
LSE Growth Commission Evidence Session 2, May 2nd 2012: "Beyond GDP: Other Income Measures of Growth" more >>

25 April 2012
Professor Alan Manning's report on Minimum Wage: "Minimum wage: Maximum Impact" more >>

12 March 2012
LSE undergraduate Open Day - 21 March 2012 more >>