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BSG Faculty, Science and technology

Core IV: Science and Public Policy

It’s Friday of week 4, the halfway point of Hilary Term, which means we are also halfway through Core IV: Science and Public Policy.  I’m sure our first cohort of MPP students would agree that the last four weeks have been both exciting and engaging.   Core IV began with […]

by × 08 February 2013 ×

BSG Faculty, Economic growth and resilience

Aligning national incentives to a global solution: a US energy surplus dividend

Aligning national incentives to a global solution: a US energy surplus dividend

  “Global problems require global solutions.” This truism is a favorite of politicians attending global summits and IR scholars alike. On one level it is of course correct. We will not solve a problem like climate change unless all major emitters agree to reduce emissions. But the phrase glosses over […]

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Students

Choosing to Go to the Moon

Choosing to Go to the Moon

A note for all you potential BSG mature students out there… Just under a year ago, I received an email from the Blavatnik School of Government admissions team updating me on the progress of my application to the school.  It had been a number of months since I’d carefully put together […]

by × 29 January 2013 ×

BSG Students

Brief analysis of David Cameron’s EU speech

By marians This morning David Cameron finally delivered his long-awaited speech on Britain’s relationship with the European Union (The speech …read more Via: Marian Schreier

by × 23 January 2013 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Faculty

Coming up in Hilary Term

Professor Monica Duffy Toft looks ahead at the upcoming core teaching and guest speakers joining us at BSG over Hilary Term.

by × 11 January 2013 ×

BSG Faculty, Dean's corner

Welcome to the BSG blog

Welcome to the BSG blog

Professor Ngaire Woods, Dean of the Blavatnik School of Government, recalls highlights of the successful first term at BSG, and discusses applications for entry in 2013.

by × 11 January 2013 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Students

Focus locally, Imagine globally at BSG

MPP student Aparajita Bharti reflects on her experience of being part of the first MPP cohort at the Blavatnik School of Government during Oxford’s Michaelmas Term.

by × 11 January 2013 ×

Admissions and Life at the School, BSG Staff

Behind the scenes at BSG admissions

Behind the scenes at BSG admissions

Casper Bangert from the programmes team shares some behind the scenes insight into the admissions process for the MPP programme.

by × 11 January 2013 ×