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Dean of Birmingham Business School chairs ABS Annual Research Conference 2014

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Professor Simon Collinson recently chaired the Association of Business Schools (ABS) Annual Research Conference 2014, looking at the 'Impact Post the First REF'.
Date:
24/03/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

The importance of reputation building and management

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Professor Stephen Brammer discusses the importance of the reputation of a company, with particular regards to Asian economies.
Date:
19/03/2014
Categories:
International, Research, Social Sciences, Students
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Government Workshop with Baroness Warsi

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Students from the 'Doing of Not Doing God: religion, policy and politics' third year Social Policy undergraduate module were given the opportunity to meet and hear Baroness Sayeeda Warsi speak about the role and relevance of different religious communities in the city of Birmingham.
Date:
31/03/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences, Students

What can the UK teach Canada about private health care?

What can the UK teach Canada about private health care?
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Established shortly after the NHS, Canadian Medicare has been evolving since the 1950's, with its current principles and structure lain in place by the Canada Health Act of 1984.
Date:
27/03/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences
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A new article on 'Gratitude in the UK' has just been published

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This article on 'Gratitude in the U.K: A new prototype analysis and a cross-cultural comparison' examines contrasting features of gratitude in the UK and the USA and explores whether gratitude is associated with virtue.
Date:
02/04/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

New publication on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education

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Professor Mike McLinden has co-authored a new publication which explores the broad best practice approaches to undertaking enquiry into learning and teaching in higher education.
Date:
31/03/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences
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The Conversation: Now Crimea's in the bag, where next for Putin and Russia?

The Conversation: Now Crimea's in the bag, where next for Putin and Russia?
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Written by Professor Stefan Wolff and Professor Tatyana Malyarenko (Professor of Public Administration at Donetsk State Management University). The Ukrainian government has announced that it will mount a full-scale military operation to regain control of the east of the country and has set a deadline of 6am on Monday morning for occupied government buildings to be evacuated by armed protesters.
Date:
15/04/2014
Categories:
International, Research, Social Sciences

INLOGOV briefing paper: The 2014 local elections – a preview

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By Chris Game. This year's English local elections have been postponed to Thursday 22nd May to coincide with those to the European Parliament. There are all-out elections in the London boroughs, elections by thirds in the metropolitan boroughs, and a mixture of the two in some unitaries and shire districts. This preview will lead you through this potential confusion, and also provide a guide to those councils most likely to change political control.
Date:
14/04/2014
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences
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