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Leicester research supports European Parliament legislation on aggressive corporate tax planning

Leicester research supports European Parliament legislation on aggressive corporate tax planning

Posted by pt91 at Jun 30, 2016 11:45 AM |

Staff from our Department of Politics and International Relations submitted research that informed new Directive

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Expert opinions cover slum tourism, the BBC and Brexit

Expert opinions cover slum tourism, the BBC and Brexit

Posted by ap507 at Jun 27, 2016 05:05 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 23 - 29 June

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Academics bring expertise to Brexit debate

Academics bring expertise to Brexit debate

Posted by pt91 at Jun 22, 2016 11:20 AM |

Read the thoughts of our researchers on the potential impact of the EU referendum on 23 June

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Student Blogger Job Opportunity

Student Blogger Job Opportunity

Posted by cws7 at Jun 13, 2016 04:00 PM |

We are recruiting student bloggers to post to the student blogs weekly. If you are interested in sharing experiences of your university life, this will be perfect for you.

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ACSS Summer Programme announcement

ACSS Summer Programme announcement

Posted by cws7 at Jun 07, 2016 02:40 PM |

The Academy and Campaign have recently announced their Summer Programme, with events hosted in London through June and July covering a range of topical and engaging issues.

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Expert opinions cover students registering to vote in the EU referendum, advances in cancer research  and why we are PROUD of Leicester

Expert opinions cover students registering to vote in the EU referendum, advances in cancer research and why we are PROUD of Leicester

Posted by ap507 at May 31, 2016 10:05 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 26 May - 2 June

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Leicester experts discuss Brexit in new programme

Leicester experts discuss Brexit in new programme

Posted by ngi2 at May 23, 2016 09:20 AM |

"Expert Comment: Brexit" features nine University of Leicester academics

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Expert opinions cover enabling characteristics of cancer, Euroscepticism in Poland and Leicester City's 'miracle' win

Expert opinions cover enabling characteristics of cancer, Euroscepticism in Poland and Leicester City's 'miracle' win

Posted by ap507 at May 13, 2016 03:50 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 12 - 18 May

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Departmental Newsletter - Issue 2

Posted by eb231 at May 10, 2016 03:32 PM |

Department of Politics and International Relations Newsletter - Issue 2, May 2016

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'The Polish Catholic Church has become Intertwined with Euroscepticism and the Promotion of Conservative "National Values"'

Posted by eb231 at May 05, 2016 03:35 PM |

Dr Simona Guerra, Department of Politics, has posted a contibution on the Democratic Audit website exploring the Polish Catholic Church and its role in fuelling Euroscepticism.

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Join our online chats to find out more about postgraduate study at Leicester

Join our online chats to find out more about postgraduate study at Leicester

Posted by cws7 at Apr 27, 2016 01:25 PM |

To help you to make a decision about your postgraduate course of interest, or even if you’d just like more information, we’ve set up a series of online chats hosted by academic members of staff.

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Doctoral Inaugural Lectures to celebrate postgraduate researchers

Posted by cws7 at Apr 19, 2016 04:06 PM |

Hosted by the Graduate School, the Inaugural Lectures delivered by students in the College of Social Science, Arts and Humanities will take place in May 2016.

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Evidence to House of Commons Committee on Arms Export Controls published

Posted by eb231 at Apr 18, 2016 03:45 PM |

Rob Dover and Mark Phythian have had their evidence to the House of Commons Committee on Arms Exports Controls published.

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Cyber threat to Trident warning from Leicester expert

Cyber threat to Trident warning from Leicester expert

Posted by ap507 at Apr 15, 2016 03:16 PM |

Dr Andrew Futter briefs Top Level Group for Multilateral Nuclear Disarmament and Non-Proliferation

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Expert opinions cover football, the Bemba conviction and Obama's visit to Cuba

Expert opinions cover football, the Bemba conviction and Obama's visit to Cuba

Posted by ap507 at Apr 01, 2016 09:55 AM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 24 March - 6 April

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James Hamill publishes article on the challenges to repairing ties between South Africa and Nigeria

Posted by eb231 at Mar 31, 2016 11:22 AM |

Dr James Hamill, an academic in the Department of Politics and International Relations, recently published an article in the World Politics Review (WPR) entitled: "Limited Détente: The Challenges to Repairing South Africa-Nigeria Ties".

Read the full article here.

Expert opinions cover publishing difficulties, political rivalries, Donald Trump and 'RRS Boaty McBoatface'

Expert opinions cover publishing difficulties, political rivalries, Donald Trump and 'RRS Boaty McBoatface'

Posted by ap507 at Mar 17, 2016 05:05 PM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 10 - 23 March

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Over 200 academics sign up as University experts

Over 200 academics sign up as University experts

Posted by ap507 at Mar 17, 2016 04:43 PM |

Researchers from a wide variety of academic disciplines have joined the University's Experts Guide, providing informed opinion in response to topical news

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Millions of people are reading opinion pieces written by Leicester researchers

Millions of people are reading opinion pieces written by Leicester researchers

Posted by ap507 at Mar 09, 2016 01:20 PM |

Almost 300 articles published on the University's Think: Leicester platform

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Expert opinions cover stolen treasure, sugar, refugees, the EU and market crashes

Expert opinions cover stolen treasure, sugar, refugees, the EU and market crashes

Posted by ap507 at Mar 08, 2016 11:35 AM |

Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics 3 - 9 March

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