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LUMS academic presents research at SBC Open Innovation Summit 2016
29/04/16

LUMS academic presents research at SBC Open Innovation Summit 2016

Chris Ford, from LUMS’s Department of Accounting and Finance, was invited to present his ground-breaking work on performance management in open innovation ecosystems at one of the biggest events in the bioscience calendar.  

The growth of London house prices has slowed down, new data suggests 19/04/16

The growth of London house prices has slowed down, new data suggests

Research from the UK Housing Market Observatory shows that London house price growth is nearly three times lower than it was in the last quarter of 2015. 

View the article on the Property Wire website
Leading sustainability thinkers gather in Lancaster for EurOMA Forum 13/04/16

Leading sustainability thinkers gather in Lancaster for EurOMA Forum

Around 80 leading academics from around the world arrived in Lancaster earlier this week for the 3rd International EurOMA Sustainable Operations and Supply Chains Forum.

LUMS academic awarded Leverhulme Research Fellowship 11/04/16

LUMS academic awarded Leverhulme Research Fellowship

Professor Monideepa Tarafdar, from the Department of Management Science, has been awarded a Leverhulme Research Fellowship for 2017-2018.

What big companies can learn from the success of the unicorns 23/03/16

What big companies can learn from the success of the unicorns

LUMS's Alfredo De Massis, along with Federico Frattini and Franco Quillico, discuss "unicorns" - venture-backed private companies valued at $1 billion or more.

View the article on the Harvard Business Review website
How British ‘cafe culture’ drinks revolution ended in failure 21/03/16

How British ‘cafe culture’ drinks revolution ended in failure

Research by LUMS economists shows that the relaxation of drinking hours has resulted in a rise in binge drinking, reports the Guardian.

View the article on the Guardian website