Expert opinions cover passion for space, mega mining, South Africa and Italy and the euro

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The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues recently tackled by academics 1 - 31 May
Expert opinions cover passion for space, mega mining, South Africa and Italy and the euro

Source: The Conversation; Sergio Mattarella (right) and his prime minister designate, Carlo Cottarelli. EPA-EFE

Dr Suzie Imber from our Department of Physics and Astronomy has been interviewed by Womanthology about her research, her role at Leicester and her passion for space.

In an article for The Conversation, Dr Paula Serafini from the CAMEo Research Institute for Cultural and Media Economies has discussed the fight against mega mining in Argentina and Latin America.

In an article for The Conversation, Dr James Hamill from our School of History, Politics and International Relations has discussed how the South African election of May 1948 brought the National Party to power on a platform of apartheid.

In an article for The Conversation, Professor Panicos Demetriades from our School of Business has discussed Italy’s public debt and the crisis looming over the Eurozone.

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