Comment & analysis
Accrual accounting and tax: can it stabilise tax revenues?
Accounting and finance Professor Igor Goncharov and the Otto Beisheim School of Management's Professor Martin Jacob discuss how a change in the UK corporate tax system could have a positive effect on the wider economy in an article in Finance Monthly.View article on the Finance Monthly website
Re-thinking the marketing approach to body image could benefit the bottom line
In an opinion piece for Marketing Magazine, Caroline Gatrell discusses body image in advertising and its possible effects on self-image.View on the Marketing Magazine website
Professionalisation will get to the heart of the home care issue
Lancaster’s new HELPcare project hopes to find the right model of continuing professional development and training for care workers across the EU, writes Carolyn Downs in Community Care.View on the Community Care website
EU mortgage rules are tame - we need finance ‘gazumping’
In an opinion piece on the FT Adviser blog, LUMS economist Kim Kaivanto says that the new mortgage lending cooling-off period needs an element of active competition.View on the FT Adviser website
Manifesto Check: Conservatives convince on cutting the deficit but the price may be growth
With the most rapid deficit reduction programme, the Conservatives will struggle to achieve economic growth, says William Tayler, of the School’s Economics Department.
What you need to know about the deficit ahead of the Budget
As Chancellor George Osborne prepares to deliver his pre-election budget, Geraint Johnes says that the key issue remains the deficit.