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CSaP

The Centre for Science and Policy

Upcoming events


Bending the Curve on Climate: Seminar 2

The second of the 2016 series of climate lectures convened by Professor Charles Kennel.


Bending the Curve on Climate: Seminar 3

The third of the 2016 series of climate lectures convened by Professor Charles Kennel.


Bending the Curve on Climate: Seminar 4

The fourth of the 2016 series of climate seminars convened by Professor Charles Kennel.


Behaviour and Health Research Unit Annual Lecture 2016

This year's Behaviour and Health Research Unit (BHRU) Annual Lecture will be delivered by Linda Bauld, Professor of Health Policy, Director of the Institute for Social Marketing, and Dean of Research at the University of Stirling. The subject will be "Electronic cigarettes: a disruptive technology?"


Recent events


Climate Seminars 2016: Bending the Curve on Climate

Professor Charles Kennel returns to Cambridge to present a series of seminars, 'Bending the Curve on Climate', exploring practical solutions to climate problems in the wake of Paris 2015.


Bending the Curve on Climate: Seminar 1

The first of the 2016 series of climate lectures convened by Professor Charles Kennel.


Digital Government: Not Complicated, Just Hard

Tom Loosemore, the former Director of the Government Digital Service, will speak on Digital Government: Not Complicated, Just Hard. He will talk about the history and the lessons learned from 5 years with the GDS and the challenges of implementing Digital by Default in the public sector.


Inside the Nudge Unit: how small changes can make a big difference

In his lecture, David Halpern will draw on his 2015 book - Inside the Nudge Unit - to reflect on the nudge approach and the application of behavioural economics to public policy. A Cambridge Public Policy lecture in collaboration with ...


Life Sciences & Society Seminar

In this seminar Jon Sussex will describe the findings of a just-completed, MRC-funded study by King's College London, RAND Europe and the Office of Health Economics, which provides for the first time an estimate of how much industry R&D in the UK is stimulated by publicly funded medical research in the UK.