News from Birmingham Business School

Keep up to date with the latest news and events from around the Business School and the wide-ranging projects our staff and students get involved with.

IN THE CONVERSATION

US Navy collisions point to the risks of automation on sea, air and land

US Navy collisions point to the risks of automation on sea, air and land
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Amy Fraher in The Conversation: Self-driving cars and drones have some lessons to learn from the experience of ships and planes in switching to autopilot.
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IN THE BUSINESS SCHOOL BLOG

UK Pension liberalisation: freedom and choice or risk and insecurity?

UK Pension liberalisation: freedom and choice or risk and insecurity?
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To mark Pension Awareness Day, guest blogger and Lecturer Social Policy Louise Overton offers her take on pension provision in the UK.
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New staff join the Department of Economics

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The Department of Economics is delighted to welcome five new academic staff joining our team this year: Professors Kimberley Scharf and Ganna Pogrebna and lecturers Dr. Wanyu Chung, Dr. Zhihua Li and Dr. Rebecca McDonald.
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23/09/2017

Britain could face new winter of discontent as families grow weary of trying to make ends meet – report

Britain could face new winter of discontent as families grow weary of trying to make ends meet – report
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The UK could face a new winter of discontent as households count the cost of nine years of lost growth, the authors of a major new study into financial inclusion have warned.
Date:
21/09/2017
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Research, Social Sciences

CREME Director Monder Ram shortlisted for the 2017 NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards

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It has just been announced that West Midlands based Professor Monder Ram, Director of the Centre for Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship at the University of Birmingham, has been shortlisted for the 2017 NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards in the Entrepreneurs' Champion of the Year award.
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20/09/2017

UK Pension liberalisation: freedom and choice or risk and insecurity?

UK Pension liberalisation: freedom and choice or risk and insecurity?
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To mark Pension Awareness Day, guest blogger and Lecturer Social Policy Louise Overton offers her take on pension provision in the UK.
Date:
16/09/2017
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Call for papers: Gender, Work and Organization 10th Biennial International Interdisciplinary Conference

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Submissions are due by 17:00 on Wednesday 1 November (AEST) and applicants will be notified on the outcome of their submission after Friday 1 December
Date:
16/09/2017

Brexit and the City

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On 5 July 2017 Professor Andy Mullineux chaired a panel session on the impact of Brexit and The City. During the session, the panel debated whether a 'soft' or 'hard' Brexit is more likely given the current government's position following the recent general election and the impact on the MFID, AFIMD and EMIR 'passport' systems and regulations.
Date:
14/09/2017

Professor Al Roth at the University of Birmingham

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Professor Al Roth visits University of Birmingham ahead of his Economics guest lecture.
Date:
13/09/2017
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Social Sciences

Professor Mark Saunders awarded the Academy's Medal for Leadership

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At the British Academy of Management's Annual Conference at Warwick University, Professor Mark Saunders was awarded the Academy's Medal for Leadership.
Date:
12/09/2017
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