Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

Growth Hubs: the road ahead 30/06/15

Growth Hubs: the road ahead

Nearly 100 delegates from the extended Wave 2 Growth Hubs programme attended a Lancaster University-led workshop at Congress Centre in London in early June.

MSc Finance ranked 40th in latest Financial Times world ranking 30/06/15

MSc Finance ranked 40th in latest Financial Times world ranking

Lancaster's popular MSc Finance has been ranked 40th in the world, and 11th in the UK, in the FT’s Masters in Finance Pre-Experience 2015 ranking.

University Halls ranked No. 1 in the UK by students 25/06/15

University Halls ranked No. 1 in the UK by students

Lancaster University has the best university halls of residence in the UK, according to the National Student Housing Survey.

Lakeland owner to give family business masterclass 25/06/15

Lakeland owner to give family business masterclass

One of North West England’s most successful businessmen is to share his expertise in a masterclass for family businesses.

The powerhouse of the North 25/06/15

The powerhouse of the North

LUMS, the China Catalyst Programme and the MSc in International Innovation all feature in an article in The Independent, on how business schools can help make northern cities into economic powerhouses.

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Is selling off RBS shares a good idea? 24/06/15

Is selling off RBS shares a good idea?

On Public Finance website, economist Kim Kaivanto examines the Chancellor's decision to sell off Government shares in RBS and says skeptics are falling victim to some investment fallacies. 

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Amazon and third-party sellers: a double-edged sword? 24/06/15

Amazon and third-party sellers: a double-edged sword?

Economist Geraint Johnes, quoted in an article in the Guardian, rejects the idea that Amazon is responsible for the creation of small businesses using Marketplace. 

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Why the Pope needs the Boardroom 22/06/15

Why the Pope needs the Boardroom

As the Pope's call for sustainability faces a backlash, Gail Whiteman argues that the time will come when religious and business leaders regard each other as allies. 

Lancaster 11th in the UK in FT Master in Finance rankings 22/06/15

Lancaster 11th in the UK in FT Master in Finance rankings

Lancaster University has been rated 11th in the UK  and 40th in the world in the 2015 Financial Times Master in Finance rankings.