Management Science news

LUMS on the up in latest Guardian league table 03/06/14

LUMS on the up in latest Guardian league table

Lancaster has charged ahead of its Russell Group peers to be ranked 10th in the Guardian League table 2015, confirming its place among the world’s elite institutions.

  The Conversation: Heartbleed patched but security time bomb is still ticking 23/04/14

The Conversation: Heartbleed patched but security time bomb is still ticking

The latest website bug has flagged up how our expectations of online security are unrealistic and often built on misconceptions, argues Dr Paul Ralph.

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Management Ink: 'About to reach your mid-career point?' 28/03/14

Management Ink: 'About to reach your mid-career point?'

A paper co-authored by Professor Martin Spring of the Department of Management Science is featured on the Sage 'Management Ink' blog. The paper, whose other authors are Kathryn Haynes, Irena Grugulis, Kate Blackmon, Giuliana Battisti and Irene Ng, examines 'identity workspaces' and how they can help ease mid-career stresses.

View on the Management Ink website
QS World University Rankings 06/03/14

QS World University Rankings

Lancaster University Management School has confirmed its place among the world’s elite institutions with Accounting and Finance ranked 46th in the world, and Statistics and Operations Research in the top 15%.

Can we rely on judgment to select the best forecasting model? 12/02/14

Can we rely on judgment to select the best forecasting model?

How does judgmental model selection perform compared to statistical model selection? Fotios Petropoulos and Nikolaos Kourentzes of the Lancaster Centre for Forecasting explain.

PhD graduate wins Outstanding Doctoral Research Award 10/02/14

PhD graduate wins Outstanding Doctoral Research Award

Juliana Bonomi Santos, a LUMS doctoral graduate and visiting researcher, has won a top research award.