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The Great Brain Race: Rise of the Global Education Marketplace

LSE public lecture


In a worldwide educational marketplace, international competition to build the best universities and attract the brightest minds is more intense than ever. In his lecture based around his book, The Great Brain Race, Ben Wildavsky argues that the globalisation of higher education should be welcomed, not feared.

Ben Wildavsky is a senior fellow in research and policy at the Kauffman Foundation. Previously, he was education editor of U.S. News & World Report, economic policy correspondent for the National Journal and higher education reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle.


Speaker(s):

Ben Wildavsky | talks
Chair: Professor Stuart Corbridge | talks

 

Date and Time:

21 October 2010 at 6:30 pm

Duration:

1 hour 30 minutes

 

Venue:

Hong Kong Theatre
Clement House
London School of Economics and Political Science
London
WC2A 2AE


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London School of Economics & Political Science
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