Management Science news

MSc OR student project impresses Boehringer-Ingelheim UK 20/04/15

MSc OR student project impresses Boehringer-Ingelheim UK

MSc Operational Research and Management Science student Mengjia Chen completed a successful summer project with top pharmaceutical company Boehringer-Ingelheim, leading directly to the offer of a job.

LUMS research on smart data pricing featured in IEEE Comsoc blog 01/04/15

LUMS research on smart data pricing featured in IEEE Comsoc blog

Research by Zhan Pang of the Department of Management Science is featured on the IEEE Comsoc blog. The research: 'Smart Data Pricing: to Share or Not to Share' was conducted with Yue Jin of Bell Labs.

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MSc in Logistics gets industry accreditation 24/03/15

MSc in Logistics gets industry accreditation

Lancaster’s MSc in Logistics and Supply Chain Management has received full accreditation from The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT). 

LUMS experts lead new drive to unlock airport capacity and tackle congestion 19/03/15

LUMS experts lead new drive to unlock airport capacity and tackle congestion

A major £2.8 million project led by researchers from LUMS is to find ways to address the UK's airport congestion – without relying solely on new airport building and expansion. 

The LUMS graduate with a mission to keep the banks on track 03/03/15

The LUMS graduate with a mission to keep the banks on track

 LUMS graduate Mark Branson is head of the Swiss financial regulatory body FINMA. In this feature he reflects on banking regulation, and on his time at Lancaster.

Illuminating the ‘dark side’ of IT 17/02/15

Illuminating the ‘dark side’ of IT

Research by Professor Monideepa Tarafdar and colleagues, published in MIT Sloan Management Review, reveals the unforeseen consequences of over-reliance on technology.