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Lord Bilimoria appointed as Chancellor of the University of Birmingham

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Lord Karan Bilimoria of Chelsea CBE, a long-term member of the Birmingham Business School Advisory Board, has been appointed as the new Chancellor of the University of Birmingham.
Date:
15/05/2014
Categories:
Social Sciences

BSc Economics student selected to take part in the British Council's 2014 UK-China Student Forum

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An Economics student has been selected to be part of a forum aiming to bring more UK students to China.
Date:
08/05/2014
Categories:
International, Social Sciences, Students

Birmingham Three Minute Thesis Competition

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The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition returns this year which challenges PhD students to effectively communicate the significance of their research in just three minutes.
Date:
07/04/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences, Students

Explainer: do sanctions work?

Explainer: do sanctions work?
Description
Colin Rowat, Lecturer in Economics, looks how the consensus seems to be that the West must "do something" to prevent instability in Ukraine and Russia's other neighbours, and whether that should include wider sanctions for the whole country.
Date:
01/04/2014
Categories:
International, Research

Business School Doctoral Scholarships available for 2014/15

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Birmingham Business School is pleased to announce a number of PhD scholarships for the 2014/2015 academic year in the areas of Accounting and Finance, Economics, Management and Marketing.
Date:
28/03/2014
Categories:
Alumni, International, Research, Social Sciences, Students

Discussion paper series; three new papers now available

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'Brand recognition', 'Hong Kong's growth enterprise market' and 'Global value chains and industrial relations research' are the topics covered in the latest Business School discussion papers.
Date:
27/03/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences, Students

Partnerships between universities and businesses are a strong driver for regional economic growth

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Professor Simon Collinson discusses Higher Education's impact value on the economy.
Date:
10/03/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

New Financial Economics MSc for 2014

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The Department of Economics has helped grow Birmingham Business School's recently expanded MSc offering with the introduction of a Financial Economics MSc.
Date:
05/03/2014
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students, Teaching
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