Conflicts of interest in healthcare: NHS procurement rules must be clarified
This research takes stock of recent developments in NHS governance and explores ways to clarify procurement rules.
Women at the top: women in senior positions can help boards achieve social goals
This study explores the positive influence that (more) women and the position held by women may exert on boards of directors.
Fresh approach needed towards regulation and support of ‘green’ social enterprises in the emerging new economy
This research focuses on social enterprises responding to climate change and the regulatory barriers and facilitators they encounter.
China’s Investment in Europe: labour management practice in the electronics industry requires overhaul
This research investigates the restructuring of the electronics industry, with a focus on labour relations at Chinese companies in Europe.
Managing change without the use of external consultants: how to organise consultant managers
Management consultancy should no longer be seen simply as something done by influential outsiders, but as part of the toolkit of any manager responsible for delivering change.
The 2008 Global Financial Crisis: effects on mental health and suicide
The 2008-2013 recession was followed by rises in suicide in England and other affected countries. It is critical that we learn lessons from the recent recession to reduce the impact of future economic downturns on suicide and mental health.