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The paradox of falling crime rates in a recession

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Dr Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay of the Department of Economics discusses "The paradox of falling crime rates in a recession" in a Birmingham Perspective.
Date:
30/04/2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Nobel Prize Winner Professor Al Roth Guest Lectures at the University of Birmingham

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The Department of Economics welcomed Nobel Prize winner Professor Al Roth to the University of Birmingham on 4th February 2013.
Date:
05/02/2013
Categories:
Arts and Law, Medical and Dental Sciences, Research, Social Sciences, Students, Vice Chancellor

Living close to a rubbish tip reduces house price

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Living close to an active landfill site reduces house prices by 2.6% and the cost to home owners can still be counted two decades after the facility has shut, new research shows.
Date:
04/01/2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Predictions for 2013 from University of Birmingham Academics

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A number of academics from across the University have offered their predictions for 2013, including the Business School's Dr James Reade from the Department of Economics.
Date:
21/12/2012
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Guest Lecture from Nobel Prize Winner Announced

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Recent Nobel Prize Winner, Professor Al Roth provides an open, guest lecture for the University of Birmingham's College of Social Sciences on Monday 4th February 2013.
Date:
13/12/2012
Categories:
Alumni, Arts and Law, Medical and Dental Sciences, Research, Social Sciences, Students, Teaching

Autumn Statement 2012

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Ahead of the government's Autumn Statement on Wednesday December 5, the university asked six leading academics what they hoped would be included.
Date:
06/12/2012
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Professor Indra Ray completes 'Mediation in Environmental Games'

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Professor Indra Ray has just completed a project titled "Mediation in Environmental Games" funded by the British Academy.
Date:
04/12/2012
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Elite Doctoral Researcher Scholarships 2013 - 2014

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The University Graduate School is pleased to announce that it has ten Doctoral Elite Researcher Scholarships which will commence in the 2013-2014 academic year.
Date:
02/10/2012
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences, Students
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