Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

DevoManc: can it make the NHS a success? 02/03/15

DevoManc: can it make the NHS a success?

The United Kingdom's second city will finally take control of its own health, but it's a risky venture, says Professor Mike West.

What’s gone wrong at HSBC? 26/02/15

What’s gone wrong at HSBC?

Kim Kaivanto, writing in The Conversation, asks why HSBC so often finds itself mired in controversy.

Greece will stay in the euro – for now 24/02/15

Greece will stay in the euro – for now

Greece has been saved from expulsion for now but it would be unwise to speculate on how long its euro membership can continue, says John Whittaker in The Conversation.

Healthy management 20/02/15

Healthy management

Interviewed for a special feature on healthy management in the Economist, Professor Cary Cooper says that companies need to change their focus to encourage individuals' growth through engagement, flexibility, health and well-being.

View article on the Economist website
Prof Geraint Johnes interviewed on BBC Radio 5 Live 19/02/15

Prof Geraint Johnes interviewed on BBC Radio 5 Live

Professor Geraint Johnes, Director of Lancaster University's Work Foundation, was interviewed on BBC Radio 5 Live on 18 February, discussing the UK's latest labour market statistics.

Listen on Radio 5 Live (until 20 March 2015)
Management students learn from businesses born out of poverty 18/02/15

Management students learn from businesses born out of poverty

The IMPM programme, delivered jointly by Lancaster and partner universities around the world, is featured in Bloomberg Business. The article describes how IMPM students are lerning how social enterprises are transforming the lives of women in remote Indian villages.

View article on the Bloomberg Business website
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.

Supporting health and social care workers 16/02/15

Supporting health and social care workers

A Lancaster University Management School project will help health and social care workers professionally in the light of the demands of an ageing population.

Students to receive up to £40,000 on the EY Assurance Scholarship 11/02/15

Students to receive up to £40,000 on the EY Assurance Scholarship

Building on the success of the unique EY Degree, Lancaster University Management school has launched a new Scholarship programme with professional services firm EY.