London School of Economics

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University in Westminster, UK

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About London School of Economics

According to Wikipedia, The London School of Economics and Political Science is a public research university located in London, England, and a constituent college of the federal University of London. Founded in 1895 by Fabian Society members Sidney Webb, Beatrice Webb, Graham Wallas, and George Bernard Shaw, LSE joined the University of London in 1900 and established its first degree courses under the auspices of the university in 1901. LSE began awarding its degrees in its own name in 2008, prior to which it awarded degrees of the University of London.

What Is London School of Economics Known For?

London School of Economics is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

London School of Economics's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are London School of Economics's Most Influential Alumni?

London School of Economics's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Economics, Sociology, and Political Science. Here are some of London School of Economics's most famous alumni:

George Soros
George Soros
A Hungarian-American business magnate, investor and philanthropist.
Talcott Parsons
Talcott Parsons
An American sociologist.
B. R. Ambedkar
B. R. Ambedkar
An Indian polymath, the architect of the andian Constitution, 1st Law Minister, Human rights activist, and social reformer .
Ronald Coase
Ronald Coase
A British economist and author .
Bronisław Malinowski
Bronisław Malinowski
A Polish anthropologist and ethnographer based in England and the USA.
Lionel Robbins
Lionel Robbins
A British economist .
Anthony Giddens
Anthony Giddens
A British sociologist .
Heinrich Brüning
A German chancellor .
Piero Sraffa
Piero Sraffa
An Italian economist.
Nick Bostrom
Nick Bostrom
A Swedish philosopher, (1973 - ), Helsingborg, Sweden.
David Rockefeller
David Rockefeller
An American banker and philanthropist.
Thomas Piketty
Thomas Piketty
A French economist.

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