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Emre Tarim receives Best Paper Award 15/06/17

Emre Tarim receives Best Paper Award

Emre Tarim, from the Department of Marketing, has been awarded the Best Qualitative Paper Award at the 2017 Behavioural Finance Working Group Conference.

 Lancaster set to host first Lancaster-Warwick workshop 05/06/17

Lancaster set to host first Lancaster-Warwick workshop

The first Lancaster-Warwick (LaWa) workshop on Financial Econometrics and Market Microstructure will take place on the 9th June 2017 at Lancaster University Management School. The workshop is a joint PhD student workshop and aims to deepen the collaboration between both universities. 

Forecasting: What an OR approach can do for you 12/05/17

Forecasting: What an OR approach can do for you

The newest OR Society Impact magazine contains an article by John Boylan on the topic of forecasting from an operations research perspective.

Unrealistic expectations put millennials at risk of burnout 09/05/17

Unrealistic expectations put millennials at risk of burnout

Research carried out by Bogdan Costea and colleagues is discussed in this article in the Financial Times. 

View the article on the Financial Times website
Dr Todd Cort and Professor Rodney Irwin seminar 09/05/17

Dr Todd Cort and Professor Rodney Irwin seminar

Dr Todd Cort and Professor Rodney Irwin visited Lancaster recently to deliver a workshop on 'Materiality: Stakeholder to Business'.

Happiness levels lower in problem gamblers than rest of population 04/05/17

Happiness levels lower in problem gamblers than rest of population

New research examining the collective costs of being a problem gambler, drawing on a survey of 10,000 UK adults, has found that problem gamblers rate their happiness as significantly lower than those gamblers who do not have a problem and non-gamblers.