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Birmingham Business School hosts meeting of top business minds

Birmingham Business School hosts meeting of top business minds
Description
The 15th annual conference of the European Trade Study Group (ETSG) will be hosted by Birmingham Business School from 12 to 14 September 2013, bringing together more than 300 participants from Europe, USA, Japan, China, India and beyond.
Date:
12/09/2013
Categories:
Corporate Services, International, Research, Social Sciences

Global ranking reinforces Birmingham's position as a world-class university

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The University of Birmingham has made an impressive 15 place rise to 62nd in this year's QS World University Rankings, cementing its position in the top 100 universities globally and placing it 10th in the UK.
Date:
11/09/2013
Categories:
International, Research, Students, Teaching

Latest 'Birmingham Business School Discussion Paper Series' papers available

Description
The latest entries in the 'Birmingham Business School Discussion Paper Series' are now available. Papers are submitted from academics across all departments of the Business School, covering a wide range of research topics.
Date:
10/09/2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Birmingham Business School to host two international conferences in September

Description
This month Birmingham Business School is the host of two international conferences; the Comparative International Governmental Accounting Research conference and the European Trade Study Group conference.
Date:
29/08/2013
Categories:
International, Research, Social Sciences

Premier League football referees more likely to book foreign players

Premier League football referees more likely to book foreign players
Description
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?
Description
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

The Royal Baby: Game to Name

Description
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

Seven new Birmingham Business School Doctoral Scholarships

Description
We are pleased to announce seven new PhD scholarships for the 2013/2014 academic year.
Date:
17/06/2013
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences, Students
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