LUMS in the news: recent media coverage

Solving the county cricket fixtures: half human, half computer 19/01/16

Solving the county cricket fixtures: half human, half computer

Cricket Yorkshire explains how a computer program developed by Professor Mike Wright is used to draw up the county cricket fixtures. 

View the article on the Cricket Yorkshire website.
Italian state lender to set up equity fund for family businesses 08/01/16

Italian state lender to set up equity fund for family businesses

Alfredo De Massis questions whether plans for an Italian bank to set up an equity fund for family businesses will help family firms go public.

View the article on the Campden FB website
Office of the future 08/01/16

Office of the future

In an article about the future of offices and remote working, Karen Dale explains why the office could become more, not less important. 

View the article on the Economia website
Fat Cat Tuesday: Huge CEO salaries aren't about greed – their jobs are high pressure and risky 06/01/16

Fat Cat Tuesday: Huge CEO salaries aren't about greed – their jobs are high pressure and risky

Swarnodeep Homroy argues that CEO salaries are high to compensate for the risk of dismissal in the International Business Times. 

View the article on the International Business Times website
Emotions, psychology or personality – what's your spending trigger? 06/01/16

Emotions, psychology or personality – what's your spending trigger?

Kim Kaivanto talks about the link between social networks and spending in an article in The Guardian. 

View the article on The Guardian website