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Huffington Post: 'Economists remain unconvinced by Osborne's recovery plan' 06/12/12

Huffington Post: 'Economists remain unconvinced by Osborne's recovery plan'

Professor Geraint Johnes comments on the Chancellor of the Exchequer's autumn budget statement in a piece collating economists' views in the Huffington Post. "If the European economy remains fragile beyond 2013, further fiscal retrenchment at home is likely to prolong still further the return to significant levels of growth," says professor Johnes.

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The Guardian: 'Lack of data on NHS contractors' 06/12/12

The Guardian: 'Lack of data on NHS contractors'

The Guardian has published a letter by Professor Mike Pidd on the the lack of action over high rates of bed occupancy in NHS hospitals. "Joined-up thinking is not enough unless it leads to co-ordinated action, which is difficult to achieve, especially in a health service still trying to digest the government's latest reforms," says Professor Pidd.

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BusinessBecause: 'Top Business Schools For Entrepreneurs' 05/12/12

BusinessBecause: 'Top Business Schools For Entrepreneurs'

The BusinessBecause website lists Lancaster University Management School as one of its top three business schools for entrepreneurs - alongside Stanford in the USA and IE Business School in Spain.

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05/12/12

Responsible business award for Lancaster 'game changer'

Professor Judi Marshall, a pioneer in the field of business sustainability leadership, has been named as a ‘game changer’ by Business in the Community (BITC).

Business strategy textbook achieves one million sales 04/12/12

Business strategy textbook achieves one million sales

When Gerry Johnson (Lancaster University Management School) and Kevan Scholes (Sheffield Business School) wrote the first edition of Exploring Corporate Strategy in 1984 no one anticipated that it would quickly become the top-selling Business Strategy textbook in Europe.

LUMS researchers examine the potential for self-driving cars in the UK 04/12/12

LUMS researchers examine the potential for self-driving cars in the UK

Researchers from Lancaster University Management School have explored what it would take for driverless vehicles to become commonplace on UK roads.

A team of leaders 03/12/12

A team of leaders

The distributed leadership shown by Europe's winning Ryder Cup team offers lessons for successful leadership in business and higher education, says Sue Cox.

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LUMS wins 'Business School of the Year' award 30/11/12

LUMS wins 'Business School of the Year' award

Lancaster University Management School has won the Times Higher Education Business School of the Year award.

Board level leadership is vital in promoting good staff health 29/11/12

Board level leadership is vital in promoting good staff health

Mike West argues that when NHS boards monitor, support, and model good staff health and wellbeing, staff will be more likely to take care of their own health.

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