Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

Chance to win with LUMS and The Economist’s Brightest Minds MBA Scholarship Contest 17/02/16

Chance to win with LUMS and The Economist’s Brightest Minds MBA Scholarship Contest

Lancaster University Management School is one of 13 top business schools from around the world taking part in The Economist’s Brightest Minds MBA Scholarship Contest.

New Doctorate of Management programme to help senior managers develop 16/02/16

New Doctorate of Management programme to help senior managers develop

A new part-time alternative to a PhD, aimed at research-orientated practitioners in the field of management, has been launched by Lancaster University Management School.

Text analytics mines corporate reports for fraud 15/02/16

Text analytics mines corporate reports for fraud

Regulators are using text analytics to identify fraudulent information revealed in annual reports, Steve Young reports on the ACCA website.

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On the front line of the fight against disease 03/02/16

On the front line of the fight against disease

Meet the LUMS alumnus using his business knowledge to help accelerate scientific advances.

Wave 2 Growth Hubs programme gains recognition at AACSB International event 03/02/16

Wave 2 Growth Hubs programme gains recognition at AACSB International event

The Wave 2 Growth Hubs programme, led by Lancaster University, has been highlighted in a prestigious international initiative.

The human cost of Zika is clear, but will Brazil’s economy suffer too? 02/02/16

The human cost of Zika is clear, but will Brazil’s economy suffer too?

Economist Geraint Johnes reflects on other outbreaks to get to grips with the likely impacts of Zika.

How do celebrity chef campaigns motivate change? 02/02/16

How do celebrity chef campaigns motivate change?

James Cronin and Gillian Hopkinson explore if, and how, celebrity chef campaigns effect change in the Journal of Marketing Management.

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Market economy status for China after 2016? 02/02/16

Market economy status for China after 2016?

LUMS economist Dr Maurizio Zanardi was an expert speaker at a meeting of the European Parliament's Committee on International Trade, which took place on 28 January. Dr Zanardi discussed the economic implications of granting market economy status to China.

Project Management students embark on world record challenge 01/02/16

Project Management students embark on world record challenge

Could you break a world record? That was the challenge put before a class of postgraduate students last term.