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What the increase in remote working means for SMEs 22/02/17

What the increase in remote working means for SMEs

As the Work Foundation reports that more than 50% of UK businesses could have flexible working practices in place by the end of the year, Geraint Johnes explains what this means for small businesses.

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LUMS academic wins Best Reviewer award 10/02/17

LUMS academic wins Best Reviewer award

Juliana Sutanto, from the Department of Management Science, has been named Best Reviewer2016 by MIS Quarterly.

House prices set to grow by 3.5% in the UK in 2017 09/02/17

House prices set to grow by 3.5% in the UK in 2017

The Housing Market Observatory predicts that UK house price rises will slow, but a crash is highly unlikely due to a sound economic outlook.

View the article on the Property Wire website
OR-MASTER Workshop on Airport Capacity Management and Slot Allocation held 31/01/17

OR-MASTER Workshop on Airport Capacity Management and Slot Allocation held

Stakeholders from the airport industry attended a workshop on Airport Capacity Management and Slot Allocation last month.

Study finds ‘negligible’ link between CEO pay and good company performance 12/01/17

Study finds ‘negligible’ link between CEO pay and good company performance

A major new study by Weijia Li and Steven Young has found that the link between CEO pay and corporate value creation in the UK remains ‘negligible at best’.

Management Science Professor takes over EURO presidency 13/12/16

Management Science Professor takes over EURO presidency

A LUMS Professor will take over as the president of a prestigious Operational Research society in the new year.