Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

Breakthrough carbon capture technique ushers in era of guilt-free gas 26/11/15

Breakthrough carbon capture technique ushers in era of guilt-free gas

LUMS's Mark Shackleton discusses a new technique which might change the future of fuel.

Human Factors International’s executive teaches MBAs about critical thinking 20/11/15

Human Factors International’s executive teaches MBAs about critical thinking

MBA students spent two days learning about Critical Thinking for Business from a special guest consultant during a recent trip to London.

A force for good: Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business launches in Lancaster 20/11/15

A force for good: Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business launches in Lancaster

Guests from the worlds of business and academia gathered together on Wednesday for the official Lancaster launch of the Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business.

LUMS listed in Top 30 Masters in Finance ranking 20/11/15

LUMS listed in Top 30 Masters in Finance ranking

Lancaster's MSc Finance appears in eFinancialCareers' international ranking of the top 30 Masters in Finance for getting a job in investment banking.

View the article on the eFinancialCareers website
Thought for employer brand 19/11/15

Thought for employer brand

Paul Sparrow discusses how companies can put more thought into their "employer brand" in a blog post on Changeboard. 

View the blog post on the Changeboard website
Family-Driven Innovation: Resolving the Paradox in Family Firms 18/11/15

Family-Driven Innovation: Resolving the Paradox in Family Firms

Alfredo De Massis et al examine innovation within family firms in an article in California Management Review.

View the article on the Berkeley Haas website
Financial markets are almost off cigarettes – will they now kick the oil habit? 18/11/15

Financial markets are almost off cigarettes – will they now kick the oil habit?

Efforts to break our financial addiction to the energy sector might find useful lessons in the slow decline of tobacco, argues Mark Shackleton.

Engineering company praises Lancaster for supporting its best ever year 16/11/15

Engineering company praises Lancaster for supporting its best ever year

A Northwest engineering company has praised Lancaster University’s support as it enjoys its best ever year.

The UK gender pay gap: Lessons from Hollywood 10/11/15

The UK gender pay gap: Lessons from Hollywood

Figures released by the TUC show that the UK gender pay gap for top earners is currently 55%. Recent revelations from Hollywood show that both social and political action is needed to reduce this shocking statistic once and for all.