LUMS in the news: recent media coverage

Professionalisation will get to the heart of the home care issue 30/03/15

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.

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EU mortgage rules are tame - we need finance ‘gazumping’ 24/03/15

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.

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More research will help us break marketing's enduring glass ceiling 13/03/15

More research will help us break marketing's enduring glass ceiling

Writing in Marketing Magazine, Caroline Gatrell says more research is needed to develop new and creative ways to encourage women to drive forward their marketing careers.

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Charging people more to drive saves lives 12/03/15

Charging people more to drive saves lives

A Washington Post blog features LUMS research into the effect of the London congestion charge on road traffic accidents.

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London's congestion pricing plan is saving lives 10/03/15

London's congestion pricing plan is saving lives

Wired magazine reports on Professor Colin Green's research that shows that the London congestion charge is leading to a dramatic fall in accidents.

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Congestion charge has led to dramatic fall in accidents in London 09/03/15

Congestion charge has led to dramatic fall in accidents in London

The Guardian features research by LUMS economist Colin Green that shows a 40 per cent drop in traffic accidents since 2003.

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