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Dr Pamela Robinson comments on Thai slave labour: producing prawns for supermarkets in the UK and US

Description
Dr Pamela Robinson discusses the recent news regarding the exploitation of labour in international supply chains involved with the production of prawns for supermarkets in the UK and US.
Date:
13/06/2014
Categories:
International, Research, Social Sciences

Charlotte Conlan speaks at the 2013/14 Distinguished Leaders Series

Description
Visit the University of Birmingham YouTube channel to hear Charlotte Conlan, Head of Loan Syndications for EMEA, BNP Paribas talk about participating in the 2013/14 Distinguished Leaders Series.
Date:
12/06/2014
Categories:
Alumni, Social Sciences, Students

MSc Investments student among winners of the Credit Suisse IT Challenge

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MSc Investments student, Joshua Issac, among the winners of the Credit Sussie IT Challenge.
Date:
09/06/2014
Categories:
Social Sciences, Students, Teaching

Birmingham Business School wins prestigious Small Business Charter Award

Description
The Birmingham Business School at the University of Birmingham is celebrating after attaining the Small Business Charter silver Award today
Date:
06/06/2014
Categories:
Social Sciences

'Two faces of migrant entrepreneurship'; a blog post by Professor Monder Ram

'Two faces of migrant entrepreneurship'; a blog post by Professor Monder Ram
Description
Professor Monder Ram is the Director of Centre for Research in Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship. In this blog post he discusses the two faces of migrant entrepreneurship.
Date:
06/06/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Queen's Speech 2014: Professor Isabelle Szmigin discusses the plastic bag tax

Queen's Speech 2014: Professor Isabelle Szmigin discusses the plastic bag tax
Description
Professor Isabelle Szmigin discusses the 5p levy on plastic bags that is to be introduced in England.
Date:
04/06/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Successful application to the ESRC Pilot Urgency Mechanism scheme lead by Professor Steve Brammer

Description
Professor Steve Brammer awarded ESRC funding to engage with academic and end-user stakeholders to assess the differing responses to the floods which impacted the south of England in the winter of 2013/14.
Date:
02/06/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

New Discussion Paper: Paul Edwards"Working for Ford Forty Years On"

Description
Paul Edwards takes a look at Huw Beynon's 'Working for Ford', a book that achieved celebrity status when published in 1973, assessing the lasting value of the book 40 years later.
Date:
02/06/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences
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