Latest news from Lancaster University Management School
How data empowered the economic individual and gained a Nobel for Angus Deaton
This year's award recognises the value of micro analysis and good, old-fashioned legwork, argues Dr Vincent O'Sullivan.
Baking giant to explain reasons behind business success
The head of Britain’s biggest bakery brand, Warburtons, is set to share the key reasons behind the company’s success.
Launch of new UK Housing Market Observatory
Lancaster's Economics Department has launched a new UK Housing Market Observatory, featuring a website that provides detailed analysis of the dynamics of house prices nationwide.
Chinese research investment for North West companies
Four North West businesses have received research and development funding from a Chinese government body.
Lancaster academics named HR top thinkers
Two Lancaster academics have been named in the top 20 of HR Magazine’s "Most Influential Thinker 2015" list.
Too many smart northerners leave for London
In the Independent, LUMS's Dr Vincent O'Sullivan and Dr Hakim Yadi, Chief Executive of the Northern Health Science Alliance, argue that any Northern Powerhouse must try to bring talented graduates back from the capital.Read the article on The Independent website
Why we should worry less about rising CEO pay
Swarnodeep Homroy argues that it is compensation for the risk of dismissal, rather than greed, which is behind rising CEO salaries.
Meet the new LUMS Dean, Professor Angus Laing
Professor Angus Laing joins the Management School today as Dean. He has previously served as Dean of Loughborough University’s School of Business and Economics. Here, he offers a few thoughts.