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Corporate governance and the pricing of shares 08/07/15

Corporate governance and the pricing of shares

Accounting and Finance's Wendy Beekes and Qiyu Zhang and others explain how better corporate governance does not lead to more efficient share pricing in Finance Monthly.

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Dr Andy Bailey 1965-2015 07/07/15

Dr Andy Bailey 1965-2015

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Dr Andrew James Bailey, who passed away on 28th June following a short illness.

 Lancaster fourth in the UK for graduate employability 06/07/15

Lancaster fourth in the UK for graduate employability

Lancaster University is ranked fourth in the UK for total employability, outperforming all other research-intensive universities. 

What have falling oil prices meant for Gulf finances? 06/07/15

What have falling oil prices meant for Gulf finances?

It may be good news for Europe, but what effect has the fall in oil prices had on oil-exporting countries? Economist Marwan Izzeldin examines the impact in Global Banking and Finance Review.

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Contenders do battle in China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge 02/07/15

Contenders do battle in China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge

Teams from universities across the country arrived in Lancaster to battle it out in the semi-final of the eighth China UK Entrepreneurship Challenge.

Without Network Rail upgrades, the Northern Powerhouse will falter 01/07/15

Without Network Rail upgrades, the Northern Powerhouse will falter

Improvements in infrastructure are of vital importance in revitalising the northern economy, explains economist Geraint Johnes. 

Growth Hubs: the road ahead 30/06/15

Growth Hubs: the road ahead

Nearly 100 delegates from the extended Wave 2 Growth Hubs programme attended a Lancaster University-led workshop at Congress Centre in London in early June.

University Halls ranked No. 1 in the UK by students 25/06/15

University Halls ranked No. 1 in the UK by students

Lancaster University has the best university halls of residence in the UK, according to the National Student Housing Survey.

Lakeland owner to give family business masterclass 25/06/15

Lakeland owner to give family business masterclass

One of North West England’s most successful businessmen is to share his expertise in a masterclass for family businesses.