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Mazzucato sqRaúl Prebisch lecture

Professor Mazzucato is the first woman to give prestigious lecture.

Brazilian innovation system report front coverThe Brazilian Innovation System

New report advises Brazilian government to invest in innovation for long-term growth

woman cookingEnergy access in developing countries

Video on the importance of a polycentric approach to resolve energy access issues

picture of Asa BriggsIn memory of Lord Briggs

Key figure in creation and development of SPRU passes away.

picture of nuclear power station in WalesFuture of nuclear power in Wales

Nuclear policy experts give evidence to Welsh Affairs Committee's inquiry

mcmKnowledge economy conference in Kuwait

Memorandum of understanding signed with Kuwaiti government

picture of a labScience and democracy

Concern about anti-democratic bias in discussion of science and technology in the UK

Mazzucato sqMajor German book prize

German VC presents award to author for “outstandingly written” book


planetary boundariesWorld in Transition

Keynote at DFID and ESRC workshop on pressing research challenges

Jahoda 2016Marie Jahoda Annual Lecture 2016

Full house at Professor Rodrik lecture on 'growth miracles'

SPRU 50th anniversary logoOfficial launch of Anniversary Year

Celebrating 50th Anniversary with faculty, students and friends of SPRU.

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