Text full multimedia monochrome

First time here?

Find out more about how The Lecture List works.

Do you organise talks?

Register to tell us about them. The Lecture List is a great place to be listed, but it's also an easy place to upload your information to. It's very simple and costs nothing. Find out more

Help!

Find out what you can do to keep The Lecture List online

Economics 0-Reality 1

Economics Department public lecture


Has the credit crunch exposed the futility of academic economics? Should LSE be closed down and converted into something more socially productive? In this lecture John Lanchester challenges the profession of economics with fundamental questions about its purpose and direction.

John Lanchester is a journalist, novelist and winner of the Whitbread Book Award. He is a regular contributor to the London Review of Books and the New Yorker, with a monthly column in Esquire. This event marks the launch of his new book Whoops.


Speaker(s):

John Lanchester | talks
Chair: Professor Lord Wallace | talks

 

Date and Time:

4 February 2010 at 6:30 pm

Duration:

1 hour

 

Venue:

Old Theatre, London School of Economics & Political Science
Houghton St
London
WC2A 2AE


Show map

Organised by:

London School of Economics & Political Science
See other talks organised by London School of Economics & Political Science...

 

Tickets:

Free

Available from:

Additional Information:

This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on first come first served basis.

Register to tell a friend about this lecture.

Comments

If you would like to comment about this lecture, please register here.



 

Any ad revenue is entirely reinvested into the Lecture List's operating fund