LUMS in the news: recent media coverage

Report highlights economy boosting Lancaster University programme 20/09/16

Report highlights economy boosting Lancaster University programme

A new report highlights the economic and political impact of a ground-breaking Lancaster University programme.

Present at work yet far from in good health 20/09/16

Present at work yet far from in good health

Karen Steadman discusses the implications of sick employees not taking time off. 

View the article on the Financial Times website
The Arctic just had the warmest winter on record. The repercussions will be global 16/09/16

The Arctic just had the warmest winter on record. The repercussions will be global

What happens in the Arctic doesn't stay in the Arctic, explain Gail Whiteman and Jeremy Wilkinson.

View the blog post on the World Economic Forum website
Forget the FTSE 500: the Arctic is the real barometer of global risk 16/09/16

Forget the FTSE 500: the Arctic is the real barometer of global risk

Rapid changes in the Arctic are a warning sign that our social-ecological-economic system is out of whack, argue Gail Whiteman and Jeremy Wilkinson.

View the blog post on the World Economic Forum website
Greenland’s ice sheets are disappearing faster than predicted - here’s why you should care 16/09/16

Greenland’s ice sheets are disappearing faster than predicted - here’s why you should care

Gail Whiteman and Konrad Steffen outline three key reasons why melting in Greenland poses significant global economic risks.

View the blog post on the World Economic Forum website
Geraint Johnes on Zero Hours Contracts 15/09/16

Geraint Johnes on Zero Hours Contracts

Professor Geraint Johnes discusses zero hours contracts on Radio 5 Live's Wake up to Money programme. 

Listen on the BBC Radio 5 Live website (19 minutes in)