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    Are there any good ones? I do debating but not extremely relevant...
    good competitions? Only heard of the res one
    should I attend those open lectures at LSE?
    any advice helpful, thanks
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    Attending LSE lectures would be good.

    Read something - but not The Undercover Economist or Freakonomics. Well, you can read those if you like, but pick something else as well.

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    Attending LSE lectures would be good.

    Read something - but not The Undercover Economist or Freakonomics. Well, you can read those if you like, but pick something else as well.

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    Dont worry, I read freakonomics when I was thirteen! are those the open lectures? Is target 2.0 actually liked as I heard it was rubbish?
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    There are a few good podcasts online that I listened to (BBC, LSE and also a list of some others on Tim Harford's website) - at least you can listen at your leisure. I'd suggest picking out a few topics that you find interesting, then reading articles and watching documentaries around them (gets some good flow in your ps ). My own example is Keynes v Hayek - I watched the BBC2 'Masters of Money' documentary series, listened to some BBC podcasts and read an article in The Economist about China's economic policy.
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    (Original post by hexagon999)
    Dont worry, I read freakonomics when I was thirteen! are those the open lectures? Is target 2.0 actually liked as I heard it was rubbish?
    You can't just write a list of what you did. So with anything it's more about how you talk about it. If you can talk about anything well it becomes a good thing to mention.

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    You can't just write a list of what you did. So with anything it's more about how you talk about it. If you can talk about anything well it becomes a good thing to mention.

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    Yes, but obviously saying I attended an lse lecture is better than saying I play the kazoo, however I put it
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    (Original post by hexagon999)
    Yes, but obviously saying I attended an lse lecture is better than saying I play the kazoo, however I put it
    If you just write "I attended a lecture at LSE" then it would have no value. If you can explain what you learnt whilst playing the kazoo - like teamwork, or punctuality - it would therefore be better.
 
 
 
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