Events archive

Central Bank of Luxembourg
Friday 18th November 2016
Tanner Room, Linacre College

Monetary policy in theory and practice.

Gaston Reinesch, Governor of the Central Bank of Luxembourg

Industrial & Comercial Bank of China
Thursday 10th November 2016
Tanner Room, Linacre College

Banking, ethics and sustainability

Richard Werner

Friday 4th November 2016

Who invented the tango? The Argentinians? Well...Uusikuu are one of the most interesting and original interpreters of the rare and rather special genre, the Finnish tango. Uusikuu revisits the haunting and melancholy Finnish rhythms and melodies from the 1930s to 1960s, but their repertoire does not include only tangos, but also fun and fast humppas, dreamy waltzes, and sleek and sophisticated foxtrot and swing numbers that will bring a smile to your face.

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Friday 4th November 2016
Tanner Room, Linacre College

Banking and law: Is banking legal?

Richard Werner

Japanese food
Friday 28th October 2016
Tanner Room, Linacre College

Four top chefs from Kobe, Japan, including Michelin starred Chef Shigematsu, will demonstrate their culinary creativity, and Japanese cookery techniques.

Oxford University Chest
Thursday 27th October 2016
Tanner Room, Linacre College

What’s wrong with UK banking?

Sir Vince Cable, former Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills

Bank of England
Friday 21st October 2016
Tanner Room, Linacre College

Can finance contribute to environmental sustainability?

Speaker: Saker Nusseibeh, Chief Executive, Hermes Investment Management

Lloyds of London
Friday 14th October 2016
Room 13, Saïd Business School

Do banks create money out of nothing? The theories and the evidence.

Speaker: Richard Werner, Chair in International Banking, University of Southampton.

Forth Bridge
Tuesday 27th September 2016
Venues in Edinburgh, Glasgow & Durham

All Linacre Members are warmly welcomed to attend:

Rome
Saturday 24th September 2016
Rome

Linacre Old Members attended the 17th Annual Italian Linacre Lecture in Rome on Saturday, 24th September. There was a full day of events, including the lecture, given this year by Professor Anna Curir, and entitled "La terza cultura: dialogo tra scienza e umanesimo", Professor Curir is an astrophysicist at Osservatorio Astronomico di Torino and was a Junior Research Fellow at Linacre in the early 1980s. 

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