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Premier League football referees more likely to book foreign players

Premier League football referees more likely to book foreign players
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The 2013/14 Barclays Premier League season starts this Saturday and a major analysis of referee's decisions in the league has shown that officials are around 15% more likely to book foreign players who are from the same background as the most sizable ethnic minority groups in the UK.
Date:
14/08/2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences, Sport

Was the election of police commissioners a mistake?

Was the election of police commissioners a mistake?
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Dr Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay discusses the tension between senior police officers and their elected masters that spilled over into the political arena after reports of chief constables being bullied out of their jobs and complaints of misuse of office by some of the new class of Police and Crime Commissioners.
Date:
06/08/2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Professor Indrajit Ray helps improve learning in India

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Professor Indrajit Ray, Chair in Economic Theory at Birmingham Business School's Department of Economics, is Chairman of 'Vidyapith', a charity based in India.
Date:
30/07/2013
Categories:
International, Social Sciences

EQUIS Reaccreditation for Birmingham Business School

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Birmingham Business School is delighted to announce that they have been reaccredited by EQUIS for a further 3 years.
Date:
25/07/2013

Internationally known experienced expert brings C++ for Computational Finance course to Birmingham

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The Department of Economics is very pleased that Daniel J. Duffy, an internationally known and experienced expert in his field, will be teaching a four-day intensive C++ for finance crash course at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
25/07/2013
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students

The Royal Baby: Game to Name

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You don't need to know the concepts of modern Game Theory to name a baby, let alone the Royal baby, arguably the most important name for the rest of this century. It is a personal, family matter of choice, surely not a game! Well, wait, think twice.
Date:
22/07/2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Video: Birmingham Business School Graduations July 2013

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The 2013 graduates from Birmingham Business School offer their thoughts and advice about their time studying at the University and being a student in the city of Birmingham.
Date:
19/07/2013
Categories:
Alumni, Social Sciences, Students

Business School Advisory Board member is awarded Honorary Doctorate

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Birmingham Business School students had the honour of sharing their degree ceremony with Business School Advisory Board member Anji Hunter, who graciously accepted her Honorary Doctorate from the University on the 3rd July.
Date:
11/07/2013
Categories:
Alumni, Social Sciences, Vice Chancellor
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