Expert panel meets on NHS management consultants 17 May 2018 After recent research led by the Management Department concluded that management consultants in the NHS worsen a service already under pressure, an expert panel gathered at Cass Business School on Wednesday 9 May to discuss the matter.
- Expert panel meets on NHS management consultants 17 May 2018 After recent research led by the Management Department concluded that management consultants in the NHS worsen a service already under pressure, an expert panel gathered at Cass Business School on Wednesday 9 May to discuss the matter.
- Economics has a gender problem – and it starts in school 15 May 2018
- US boycott on Chinese researchers could ‘stifle’ global progress, researchers warn 14 May 2018 Restricting Chinese researchers from working in the US could stifle scientific progress on a global scale researchers warn, following measures proposed by the Trump administration.
- PhD bursaries in Accounting, Economics, Finance and Management 1 May 2018 The School of Economics, Finance and Management at the University of Bristol is pleased to invite applications for PhD bursaries in Accounting, Economics, Finance and Management. Successful applicants will study for a PhD, receive a contribution towards the cost of full-time PhD study, and undertake teaching duties within the School’s teaching programmes.
- Does it pay to be nice? 20 March 2018 It pays to be smart, rather than nice, according to new research published today in the prestigious Journal of Political Economy.
- Millions of pounds wasted on NHS management consultants, according to new research 20 February 2018 Millions of pounds are being wasted each year on NHS management consultants who are causing a service already under pressure to be less efficient rather than making things better, according to new research.
- Thinking about applying for a MSc level degree and need funding? 13 February 2018 Let us help you achieve the best results possible, with our new scholarships.
- Still a long way to go, a century on 6 February 2018 Today we celebrate the 100-year anniversary of the signing of the Representation of The People Act, which allowed women (some, not all) to vote in the UK for the first time. Find out how our academics are still working to realise women’s equality – in a variety of different settings.
- Karl Marx, dead or alive – what legacy has he left behind? 26 January 2018 Our profession – to which we dedicate so much time and effort – pervades our lives. We’re living in a time of significant shifts and profound changes to the world of work and economic life. Here, Dr Harry Pitts, a lecturer in Management at our School, discusses new ways of interpreting Marx’s theories on labour, income distribution and its continued relevance.
- The pill and empowering young girls in Malaysia 9 January 2018 It's not a big stretch to imagine that greater access to birth control means women can increase their contribution to the labour force, and boost their earning potential throughout their lifetime. In rich countries, another direct effect of access to birth control is that women may be less likely to get pregnant before completing their schooling.