Latest news from Lancaster University Management School
World issues tackled at MSc economic summit
All summits demand great preparation, and this was certainly true for MSc International Business delegates debating vital international trade issues at the programme's 2013 World Economic Forum.
E-Business graduate opens up new world with augmented reality
A graduate of the MSc in E-Business and Innovation, who designed a new mobile phone application to help travellers, has been featured in the National Geographic Traveller magazine.
The Conversation: 'Austerity may have breathed new life into true happiness'
In a column in The Conversation, Professor Cary Cooper explores the paradox of people staying happy, even though we are five years into the biggest financial crisis in decades.View on The Conversation website
New interdisciplinary MSc mixes politics and management
Politics and management combine in a unique new Masters degree, designed to create a new breed of politically astute managers able to read what is going on below the surface in international management, and manage the needs of different stakeholders.
Another victory! Lancaster MBA team wins pharma case competition
A team of Lancaster MBA students has come out top in a tough new case competition focused on the healthcare sector and organised by Warwick Business School.
Smart thinking: Project Management students devise walking and cycling app
As part of their course, a group of MSc Project Management students have produced an innovative android phone app featuring cycling and walking routes around Lancaster.
The Independent: 'Nursery school leads to better exam results - but only for poorer pupils'
A study by Professor Ian Walker, featured in The Independent, reveals disparities in how nursery education impacts upon children's subsequent GCSE performance, and raises questions as to whether subsidised nursery places should be means-tested.View on The Independent website
IEED wins ESRC award for impact on business
The Institute for Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development (IEED) at LUMS has won a national award from the Economic and Social Research Council, in recognition of its outstanding impact on business.