Forecasting news and blogs
Academics join industry representatives in forecasting workshop
Representatives from Satori Partners and Euro Car Parts Ltd have joined academics from Lancaster University Management School for a one-day workshop in London.
Visiting Professor from Jiangsu University returns to China
Professor Shaohui Ma has just returned to his home university – Jiangsu University of Science and Technology in China – after a successful year-long visit to the Lancaster Centre for Forecasting where he worked with Professor Robert Fildes on modelling and forecasting promotions.
Professor’s lifetime achievement award
A Lancaster Forecasting expert has been honoured by the world’s leading operational research association.
John Boylan joins the Centre for Forecasting
Lancaster University Centre for Forecasting is proud to announce that Professor John Boylan is to join Lancaster University Management School and the Forecasting Centre from January 2015.
How forecasting undermines the need for zero hour contracts
Robert Fildes, writing in The Conversation, asks whether employers really need to rely on using zero hour contracts to manage large numbers of staff.