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Birmingham Business School's Amy Fraher wins Silver Medal for her latest book in the 2015 Axiom Business Book Awards

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Amy Fraher, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Organisation, Work and Employment at the Birmingham Business School has won the 2015 Axiom Business Book Awards Silver Medal for her book The Next Crash: How Short Term Profit Seeking Trumps Airline Safety (Cornell University Press).
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23/03/2015
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News from School of Social Policy

New superdiverse entrepreneurs

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Read the latest in the IRiS Working Paper Series, 'Superdiverse Britain and new migrant enterprises'.
Date:
24/03/2015
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News from School of Education

Ghana's democracy is driving great progress in health and education

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Written by Alina Rocha Menocal, a senior research fellow at the Developmental Leadership Program. Despite weaknesses in accountability, Ghana's newly established political system has overseen dramatic improvements in basic services.
Date:
19/03/2015
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News from School of Government and Society

Blog: Queen Cersei and the evaporating Revenue Support Grant

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Written by Chris Game, Visiting Lecturer at INLOGOV. Next week is the last week of Hilary Term, or revision week at the end of Spring Term, as it's known here at the UoB and most other universities who feel no great affinity to the probably inappropriately named 4th Century St Hilarius of Poitiers. Over the many years in which I lectured undergraduates, I used rather to like it: end of the course/module in sight, legitimate chance to share and spread gossip about approaching local elections, lecture attendances boosted by students desperate for exam hints. Plus, nowadays, plenty of discussion-prompting visual aids – one of which is the pretext for this blog.
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20/03/2015
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