Management Science news
The effect of virtual interactions on wellbeing
In an article on HR Magazine, LUMS PhD student Jean-François Stich explains his new research project, jointly supervised by Dr Patrick Stacey and Professor Cary Cooper.
Success for MSc E-Business & Innovation team in Google Online Marketing Challenge 2014
A team of students from the MSc E-Business & Innovation have been ranked as AdWords Business Semi-Finalists in the Google Online Marketing Challenge, achieving second in the UK out of 57 teams.
The importance of being state-of-the-art in forecasting
Investing in your forecasting adds value to more ways than just more accurate forecasts. Being critical for decision making, forecasting can become a competitive strategic advantage.
Using social media to monitor UK alcohol consumption
Research by Lancaster University researchers, including Patrick Stacey of LUMS, has shown that social media can be used to detect drinking patterns in the UK, including spotting the variations on national holidays and celebrations.
Cliff Wilkinson, 1936-2014
We are sorry to report the death of a former member of staff, Cliff Wilkinson, who died recently.
Professor Alan Mercer, 1931-2014
Emeritus Professor Alan Mercer, a founding member of Lancaster University and of the Department of Management Science, has passed away, following a stroke.