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Is it our fault if we eat too many calories?

Is it our fault if we eat too many calories?
Description
Isabelle Szmigin in the Conversation: It turns out most of us under-report how many calories we consume – but it's not entirely our fault.
Date:
17/08/2016
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

How reliant is Britain on EU migrant workers?

How reliant is Britain on EU migrant workers?
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Catherine Harris in the Conversation: EU workers in the UK are highly employed and concentrated in a few key areas of the economy – posing problems if they are no longer welcome post-Brexit.
Date:
09/08/2016
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Calling all men! Five ways you can be a feminist at work

Calling all men! Five ways you can be a feminist at work
Description
Scott Taylor in the Conversation: Most workplaces still discriminate against women. Here's how men can fight for equality.
Date:
03/08/2016
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Centre for Crime, Justice and Policing launches with inaugural workshop

Description
1 July marked the launch of the new Centre for Crime, Justice and Policing, a centre that will bring together a diverse group of over 40 researchers who either work in the area of crime, justice and policing or have methodological expertise.
Date:
20/07/2016

A fourth industrial revolution is powering the rise of smart manufacturing

A fourth industrial revolution is powering the rise of smart manufacturing
Description
Lisa De Propris in the Conversation: A wave of technological innovation has started to fundamentally alter how we make stuff. It signals an era of huge change.
Date:
21/06/2016
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

What will happen to Britain's finances if it leaves the EU?

What will happen to Britain's finances if it leaves the EU?
Description
John Fender in the Conversation: An 'emergency budget' may not be necessary but that doesn't mean the UK will be awash with cash saved from its EU budget contributions.
Date:
20/06/2016
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Disability and Entrepreneurship Workshop - an event report

Description
Funded by the Enterprise and Diversity Research Cluster, this event highlighted a breadth of issues around disability and entrepreneurship, from the practical to the theoretical, and illustrated the ways in which Business Schools can, and should, do more to address disability across the board.
Date:
17/06/2016

Gender and Class at Work - an event report

Description
A full report of the workshop entitled 'Gender and Class at Work', which was held on 2 March. The workshop was funded by the Enterprise and Diversity Cluster (EDC) at the Birmingham Business School and co-organised with the Gender and Enterprise Network (GEN), Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ISBE).
Date:
13/06/2016
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