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Using behavioural segmentation to help protect vulnerable people during the COVID-19 pandemic

Using behavioural segmentation to help protect vulnerable people during the COVID-19 pandemic
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By Ganna Pogrebna, Professor of Behavioral Economics and Data Science Department of Economics.
Date:
23/10/2020
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Department of Economics hosts the inaugural Peter Sinclair Town Hall featuring Tim Harford

Department of Economics hosts the inaugural Peter Sinclair Town Hall featuring Tim Harford
Description
The lecture series is inspired by and commemorates Emeritus Professor Peter Sinclair, whose breadth of knowledge, curiosity, and kindness inspired his students and colleagues immeasurably.
Date:
15/10/2020

Should the NHS lead the UK's contact tracing app?

Should the NHS lead the UK's contact tracing app?
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By Dr Rebecca McDonald, Lecturer in Economics, Department of Economics.
Date:
23/06/2020
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Wuhan's lockdown cut air pollution by up to 63% – new research

Wuhan's lockdown cut air pollution by up to 63% – new research
Description
Matt Cole (Professor of Environmental Economics), Bowen Liu (Doctoral researcher of Environmental Economics), Robert Elliott (Professor of Economics) in The Conversation.
Date:
13/05/2020
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Infodemic Now: How do we know when the news is fake?

Infodemic Now: How do we know when the news is fake?
Description
The COVID-19 crisis is exacerbated by the infodemic that ensued – how do we know when the news is fake, ask Darrin Baines (Bournemouth University) and Rob Elliott (Birmingham Business School)?
Date:
04/05/2020
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Creating a resilient economy post Covid-19

Creating a resilient economy post Covid-19
Description
By Professor John Bryson, Department of Strategy and International Business.
Date:
28/04/2020
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Budget Reflections: A Welcome End to Austerity?

Budget Reflections: A Welcome End to Austerity?
Description
By David Bailey, Professor of Business Economics at Birmingham Business School and Philip Tomlinson, Professor of Industrial Strategy at the University of Bath Management School.
Date:
12/03/2020
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Economics PhD student wins Michael O'Rourke Best Publication Award

Description
Fei Wu was nominated by her supervisors David Dickinson and Nick Horsewood for the paper entitled 'Sectoral contributions to systematic risk in the Chinese stock market; for which she is the sole author.
Date:
10/07/2019
Categories:
Social Sciences
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