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Event Archive for June 2016

Universal Health Coverage: Markets, Profit and the Public Good

27 June, 2016 - 11:00 to 14:00

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT

LSHTM is hosting the launch of four papers in The Lancet on the private sector in health care in low- and middle-income countries. Speakers include Maureen Mackintosh, lead author of the first paper.

Social and Solidarity Economy

15 June, 2016 - 12:30 to 14:00

Room 00-13, Ground Floor Chambers Building, OU, Milton Keynes

In this seminar, Dr Alex Borda-Rodriguez and Professor Hazel Johnson will explore the politics of innovation in social enterprises in Latin America and co-ops and development.

A European Dimension to Brexit

13 June, 2016 - 11:00 to 16:30

The Open University, 1-11 Hawley Crescent, Camden Town, London NW1 8NP

A joint OPEG / URESG workshop exploring the context and potential implications of Brexit, including lessons from the Greek crisis and continuing challenges for the European economy.

The Unsung Farmer-Inventor

8 June, 2016 - 12:30 to 14:00

Room 00-13, Ground Floor Chambers Building, OU, Milton Keynes

International Development seminar presented by Trish O’Flynn (DPP, OU), who will explore the economic, social, and cultural aspects of user innovation in Irish agriculture.

Ricardo Conference

2 June, 2016 - 09:00 to 3 June, 2016 - 17:30

SOAS, University of London, Russell Square, London WC1H OXG

High-profile international conference to commemorate the bicentenary of David Ricardo's Proposals for an Economical and Secure Currency.

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