Latest news from Lancaster University Management School

What will the Lottery changes actually mean? 08/10/15

What will the Lottery changes actually mean?

Professor Ian Walker explains in the Mirror that changes coming in this weekend will make it about three times harder to win the jackpot. 

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Chinese research investment for North West companies 07/10/15

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 06/10/15

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 06/10/15

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. 

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Why we should worry less about rising CEO pay 05/10/15

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 01/10/15

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. 

Professor Sue Cox steps down as Dean 29/09/15

Professor Sue Cox steps down as Dean

Today marks Professor Sue Cox's last day as LUMS Dean - a post she has held for 14 years.

LUMS top for gender balance 28/09/15

LUMS top for gender balance

Financial Times article reports that, of the UK Business Schools which feature consistently in its global MBA rankings, Lancaster University Management School has the best gender balance, with half the class of 2014 being female. 

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Lessons from VW: courage, climate change and the C-suite 25/09/15

Lessons from VW: courage, climate change and the C-suite

Professor Gail Whiteman, from the Pentland Centre for Sustainability in Business, discusses the emissions scandal.