Comment & analysis

LUMS researchers provide opinion and expert analysis of today's key issues.
Sustainability in Business: Beyond the right thing to do 07/06/17

Sustainability in Business: Beyond the right thing to do

There is a need to develop an understanding of how leaders can create positive impact to society and the planet, writes Dr Alison Stowell.

View the article in Ambition Magazine
Trump withdraws from the Paris climate change agreement 02/06/17

Trump withdraws from the Paris climate change agreement

Professor Mark Shackleton comments in this short video.

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How falling output is forcing a pay squeeze 24/05/17

How falling output is forcing a pay squeeze

Professor Geraint Johnes discusses a fall in the rate of pay growth across the construction industry.  

View the article on Construction News
Gambling’s ‘crack cocaine’ is devastating lives and not doing much for the economy either 17/05/17

Gambling’s ‘crack cocaine’ is devastating lives and not doing much for the economy either

For some people, fixed-odds betting terminals are ferociously addictive, producing big profits for bookies and a rise in problem gambling. Carolyn Downs asks what's the solution?

LUMS Professor discusses the Government's Industrial Strategy 12/04/17

LUMS Professor discusses the Government's Industrial Strategy

Professor Martin Spring explores the role productivity plays in the success of the Government's Industrial Strategy.

Grow your own: The apprenticeships levy 28/03/17

Grow your own: The apprenticeships levy

Neil Ralph sets out what small businesses need to know about the Apprenticeships Levy. 

View the article on the Small Business Charter website