Bristol Mayor to share leadership insights28 November 2013Bristol’s Mayor, George Ferguson, will present a guest lecture to third-year Management students next month on the topic of ‘Managing to Non-financial Values’.
A-Level results day15 August 2013A level results are released on Thursday 15th August. If you hold an offer to study subjects in the School of Economics, Finance and Management, more information is available about confirming your place.
New study highlights the extent of physical activity disparities in England1 August 2013England is building up a large future health problem in the amount of individuals who are physically inactive according to new research published today from the Centre for Market and Public Organisation. The study, which examined data on over one million adults in England, reveals nearly 80 per cent of people do not hit national physical activity government targets and finds disparities between inactivity and socioeconomic status.
Dr Matt Bamber wins University Teaching award21 June 2013Dr Matt Bamber has been rewarded at the University's teaching awards, due to his dedication to providing the best possible student experience through high quality teaching and academic related support
Bristol EFM team reaches final in the 2013 econometrics game18 April 2013A team from the school of EFM reached the final of the Econometric Game Congress in Amsterdam. This is a prestigious three-day econometric competition, where teams from 30 universities use statistical methods to solve an economic problem against a very tight time constraint. In this competition, teams are given a case study, which they need to resolve in two days, and after these two days, the 10 teams with the best solutions continue to compete on the third day, where they are set a second case study.
Findings reveal what factors contribute to outstanding fundraising programmes10 April 2013The findings from a year-long study that sought to identify what factors contribute to outstanding fundraising appeals are published this week. The Clayton Burnett-commissioned research, led by academics at the University of Bristol and Indiana University in the US, analysed the leadership, communication and structures behind some of the UK’s most successful fundraising programmes.
PhD bursary available in the Department of Management27 March 2013Applications are invited for a PhD bursary in the Department of Management at the University of Bristol. The successful candidates will conduct a programme of research for the degree of PhD and will also be expected to contribute to teaching within the Department.
CMPO Summer Internships 201327 March 2013The Centre for Market and Public Organisation (CMPO) Summer Internships provide high-calibre Economics undergraduates with an opportunity to experience work and life at the CMPO. We are committed to providing engaging work experience for people interested in public policy research. Internships last for 8 weeks and interns will work on a project under the supervision of senior research staff.