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Why does Congress oppose gun laws backed by more than 90% of US citizens? 20/12/13

Why does Congress oppose gun laws backed by more than 90% of US citizens?

Maurizio Zanardi and colleagues show how electoral incentives might lead politicians to take a pro-gun stance, in line with the interests of a minority of the electorate.

Alumni award for prominent alumna 17/12/13

Alumni award for prominent alumna

Dr Nahed Taher, founder and CEO of Gulf One Investment Bank, has returned to Lancaster University to receive an Alumni award.

Team Sky offers lessons for business 17/12/13

Team Sky offers lessons for business

More than 80 business leaders from around Cumbria heard an inspirational talk from Dan Hunt, sports director at Team Sky Cycling.

Pentland joins forces with Lancaster 17/12/13

Pentland joins forces with Lancaster

One of the world’s leading brand management companies has partnered with LUMS to create a research centre of excellence.

In-Cumbria: 'Barrow HR team gives students a first class experience' 17/12/13

In-Cumbria: 'Barrow HR team gives students a first class experience'

The In-Cumbria website reports on a project that a group of LUMS undergraduate management, marketing and entrepreneurship students are undertaking for Barrow-based company TurnstoneHR.

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Lancashire Business View: 'Medical products firm is in great shape for growth' 17/12/13

Lancashire Business View: 'Medical products firm is in great shape for growth'

Lancashire Business View profiles manufacturing company CME Medical which has drawn up ambitious plans for expansion after taking part in the Lancashire Forum programme at LUMS.

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Professor Geraint Johnes appointed new Director of the Work Foundation 12/12/13

Professor Geraint Johnes appointed new Director of the Work Foundation

Lancaster University has announced that Geraint Johnes, Professor of Economics at Lancaster University Management School, will be the new Director of The Work Foundation.

New journal to explore role of people in organisational effectiveness 11/12/13

New journal to explore role of people in organisational effectiveness

Professors Cary Cooper and Paul Sparrow of the Centre for Performance-Led HR at LUMS are the founding editors of a new journal to be launched by Emerald Group Publishing in 2014.

What scope for efficiency in higher education? 11/12/13

What scope for efficiency in higher education?

New research for government by two LUMS economists questions how far there is genuine scope for greater efficiency gains within the UK higher education sector.