Comment & analysis

LUMS researchers provide opinion and expert analysis of today's key issues.
Rising to the top 05/06/13

Rising to the top

What problems are preventing women in mid to senior management make the final step up to the board asks Cary Cooper?

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CEOs need to protect their bonuses after Wolfson's altruism 22/04/13

CEOs need to protect their bonuses after Wolfson's altruism

Steve Young makes the case for why CEOs giving their bonuses to their staff is the wrong way to fix the remuneration problem.

View on the Management Today website
The OBR needs to get it right on productivity 08/02/13

The OBR needs to get it right on productivity

Are the gloomy predictions on potential for UK productivity really warranted? Jim Taylor assesses the evidence.

View on the New Statesman website
Give parents at work a passport to help them work flexibly 10/01/13

Give parents at work a passport to help them work flexibly

Cary Cooper draws on LUMS research with working fathers to argue that flexible working should not be confined to mothers, nor should we rely on discretionary policies.

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The high growth potential of medium-sized businesses 18/12/12

The high growth potential of medium-sized businesses

Sue Cox describes the findings of the Business School Task Force and says that business schools have a real opportunity now to reach out to medium-sized businesses.

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Business schools need to work more closely with medium-sized enterprises 17/12/12

Business schools need to work more closely with medium-sized enterprises

Sue Cox argues that business schools need to be more active in their engagement with medium-sized businesses, benefiting business as well as the wider economy.

View on the FT website